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Medium: Wood; mother-of-pearl inlay (20)
Medium: Wood; mother-of-pearl inlay (20)
Tea Table
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940)
1991.45CCCC0
Chest for Storing Garments
China, Ming dynasty
1975.10CCCC0
Matchlock Musket
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.828CCCC0
Vielle à Roue (Hurdy-Gurdy)
Jacques Decante (French, 1808-1884)
2020.422CCCC0
Pair of Wheel-lock Petronels
Georg Kurland (Polish)
2012.97CCCC0
Wheel-lock Petronel
Georg Kurland (Polish)
2012.97.1CCCC0
Wheel-lock Petronel
Georg Kurland (Polish)
2012.97.2CCCC0
Pellet Crossbow
South Germany (?), 17th century
1916.1726CCCC0
Fishing Canoe Prow
Polynesia, New Zealand, Maori people, 19th century
1967.231CCCC0
Serving Tray: Negoro Ware
Japan, Kamakura period
1991.62CCCC0
Cylindrical Box
Japan, Edo period
1991.57CCCC0
Inkstone Case and Lid
Japan, Edo period
1964.281CCCC0
Inkstone Case
Japan, Edo period
1964.281.aCCCC0
Inkstone Case (lid)
Japan, Edo period
1964.281.bCCCC0
Wickerwork Box
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1965.30CCCC0
Armchair
Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848-1933) and 1 other
1990.91CCCC0
Table
firm of Louis Majorelle (French, 1859-1926)
1991.226CCCC0
Crossbow of Elector Augustus I of Saxony
Germany, Saxony, 16th century
1916.1723.aCCCC0
Center Table
Gustave Herter Firm (American)
1984.39CCCC0
Head Reliquary of Saint Paul
Northwest Germany, Rhineland
6.2021©
Table
America, Sheraton Type, early 19th century
1946.77CCCC0
No image available
style of George Hepplewhite (American, 1786)
1969.262CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Tea Table
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940)
1991.45Inlaid wood (mahogany?), cast and gilded bronze mounts, inlays of ivory or bone, metal, and mother-of-pearl (marine mussels or pearl oysters)Overall: 71.5 x 67.1 x 41.3 cm (28 1/8 x 26 7/16 x 16 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Chest for Storing Garments
China, Ming dynasty
1975.10Lacquered wood with mother-of-pearl inlayOverall: 43 x 56 x 54.7 cm (16 15/16 x 22 1/16 x 21 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Matchlock Musket
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.828Wood, steel, brass, mother-of-pearl inlay, and leatherOverall: 103.5 cm (40 3/4 in.); Barrel: 68.3 cm (26 7/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Vielle à Roue (Hurdy-Gurdy)
Jacques Decante (French, 1808-1884)
2020.422Wood; mother-of-pearl inlayGift of Clara Taplin RankinCCCC0
Scroll Box with Dragon and Phoenix Design
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1990.15Lacquered wood inlaid with mother-of-pearl and twisted brass and copper wireOverall: 11.5 x 11.6 x 87 cm (4 1/2 x 4 9/16 x 34 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Pair of Wheel-lock Petronels
Georg Kurland (Polish)
2012.97Steel, gilding, and wood inlaid with elk horn, ivory, and mother-of-pearlOverall: 70.5 cm (27 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Pellet Crossbow
South Germany (?), 17th century
1916.1726Wood, inlaid with stag horn; flax cord; steel with traces of paint and gildingOverall: 82.6 cm (32 1/2 in.); Bow: 59.4 cm (23 3/8 in.); Butt: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Fishing Canoe Prow
Polynesia, New Zealand, Maori people, 19th century
1967.231Wood with haliotis (pearl) shell inlayOverall: 35.3 cm (13 7/8 in.)The Mary Spedding Milliken Memorial Collection, Gift of William Mathewson MillikenCCCC0
Table Screen:  The Peach Blossom Spring, Land of the Immortals
China, Yuan dynasty
1978.2Lacquer on wood with mother-of-pearl inlayOverall: 48.9 x 44.6 cm (19 1/4 x 17 9/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Serving Tray: Negoro Ware
Japan, Kamakura period
1991.62Lacquered wood with inlaid mother-of-pearl designsOverall: 36.6 x 29.7 cm (14 7/16 x 11 11/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Shunichi YabumotoCCCC0
Cylindrical Box
Japan, Edo period
1991.57Wood covered with cloth and brown lacquer, with inlaid mother-of-pearl designs (Ryukyu)Diameter: 34.5 cm (13 9/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of James FreemanCCCC0
Inkstone Case and Lid
Japan, Edo period
1964.281Lacquer on wood inlaid with mother-of-pearl, applied carved metal, and glazed ceramicOverall: 3.5 x 21.6 x 16 cm (1 3/8 x 8 1/2 x 6 5/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Wickerwork Box
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1965.30Lacquered wickerwork (of woven bamboo) framed in wood with circular scene inlaid in mother-of-pearl and goldOverall: 7.7 x 13.8 cm (3 1/16 x 5 7/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Armchair
Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848-1933) and 1 other
1990.91Primavera with inlays of brass an various woodsOverall: 82.9 x 63.2 x 64.3 cm (32 5/8 x 24 7/8 x 25 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Table
firm of Louis Majorelle (French, 1859-1926)
1991.226Wood decorated with lacquer, inlays of mother-of-pearl and bronzeOverall: 80.6 x 80.3 x 54.8 cm (31 3/4 x 31 5/8 x 21 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Crossbow and Cranequin of Elector Augustus I of Saxony
Germany, Saxony, 16th century
1916.1723Wood (walnut?), bone veneers, flax cord, steel (etched, traces of gilding). woolen pompoms, stock decorated wih inlaid trophies of armsBow: 58.5 cm (23 1/16 in.); Butt: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Center Table
Gustave Herter Firm (American)
1984.39Rosewood with marquetry of various woods, brass inlay and gildingOverall: 74.9 x 143.2 x 90.8 cm (29 1/2 x 56 3/8 x 35 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Head Reliquary of Saint Paul
Northwest Germany, Rhineland
6.2021Oak wood core; gold, silver, glided, chased; copper, inlaid with filigree, stones, pearlsOverall: 22.5 x 12.2 x 10 cm (8 7/8 x 4 13/16 x 3 15/16 in.)Hohes Domkapitel der Kathedralkirche St. Paulus, Münster. Photo: Stephan Kube, Greven, Germany©
Table
America, Sheraton Type, early 19th century
1946.77Mahogany with inlays of various woodsOverall: 75.3 x 88.9 x 42.9 cm (29 5/8 x 35 x 16 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. S. Prentiss BaldwinCCCC0
No image available
style of George Hepplewhite (American, 1786)
1969.262Mahogany with inlays of various woodsOverall: 73.8 x 99.7 x 49.1 cm (29 1/16 x 39 1/4 x 19 5/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Clyde ComstockCCCC0