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Table Fountain
France, Paris, 14th century
1924.859CCCC0
Arm Reliquary of the Apostles
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, late 12th century
1930.739CCCC0
Finial
China, Henan province, Jincun, Warring States period
1930.730CCCC0
Mirror
Greece, Sicyon(?), 5th Century BC
1950.7CCCC0
Face Pendant
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, possibly Baule, 20th century
1954.602©
Pendant
Panama, International Style, 5th-8th century
1939.509CCCC0
Monstrance with the "Paten of Saint Bernward"
Saint Oswald Reliquary Workshop (German)
1930.505CCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.378CCCC0
Monster Face: Door Ring Holder (Pushou)
China, Henan province, Northern Dynasties period
1930.731CCCC0
Quatrilobed Plaque
probably by Guillaume Julien (French)
1932.537CCCC0
Staff Head(?)
Colombia or Panama, International style, 5th-8th Century
1944.319CCCC0
Plaque
Peru, North Coast, Chongoyape(?), Chavín style
1946.117CCCC0
Pectoral (Chest Plaque)
Intermediate Region, Panama, Conte style, 5th-10th Century
1952.459CCCC0
Scales
workshop of Wenzel Jamnitzer I (German, 1508/09-1585)
1950.382CCCC0
Spoon with Human Figure
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.177CCCC0
Paten (Dedicated to Saint Sergius) from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.381CCCC0
Ewer (Pitcher) with Game, Seafood, and Wine Scenes
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1957.497CCCC0
Spoon with Saint Paul as an Athlete
late Roman Empire, perhaps Syria, early Byzantine, 4th century
1964.39CCCC0
Dish:  King Hormizd II or Hormizd III Hunting Lions
Iran, Sasanian, 5th-6th Century
1962.150CCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.379CCCC0
Bronze Ritual Bell
Korea, Goryeo period
1992.118CCCC0
Necklace with Pendants
Byzantium, Constantinople?, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1954.3CCCC0
Book-Shaped Reliquary
circle of Master of the Registrum Gregorii (German)
1930.741CCCC0
Figure of a Warrior
Central Mexico, Tetzcoco?, Aztec, Post-Classic Period
1984.37CCCC0
Anahita Vessel
Sasanian, Iran, 4th-5th Century
1962.294CCCC0
Rhyton:  The Buffalo-Slayer Goddess
Iran, Sasanian, 600s or Afghanistan, Gandhara, 500s
1964.96CCCC0
Ornament from Sitio Conte: Small Plaque
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1951.155CCCC0
Horse-Shaped Drinking Vessel
Iran, Sasanian, 3rd-4th Century
1964.41CCCC0
Water Ewer for Rituals (Kundika)
Korea, Goryeo period
1991.58CCCC0
Fragment of a Processional Cross
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th century
1970.36CCCC0
Ceremonial Cross of Countess Gertrude
Germany, Lower Saxony?, 11th century
1931.55CCCC0
The Wade Cup with Animated Script
Iran, Seljuk Period, 13th Century
1944.485CCCC0
Square Wine Container (Fangyou)
China, Henan province, probably Anyang, late Shang dynasty (c.1600-c.1046 BC), Anyang phase
1963.103CCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.380CCCC0
Lime Dipper
Colombia, Calima region, Yotoco style, 1st-9th Century
1947.30CCCC0
Standing Cup
after a design by Virgilius Solis (German, 1514-1562)
1962.286CCCC0
Monstrance with a Relic of Saint Sebastian
Germany, Lower Saxony, Brunswick, Gothic period, 15th century
1931.65CCCC0
Mask
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1957.26CCCC0
Mouth Mask
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1945.377CCCC0
Ritual Axe
Sino-Tibetan, Derge School, Yongle period
1978.9.1CCCC0
Ritual Flaying Knife
Sino-Tibetan, Derge School, Yongle period
1978.9.3CCCC0
TLV Mirror with Multiple Nipples
China, Xin dynasty
1995.298CCCC0
No image available
Germany, Aachen, Byzantine period, 14th century
1951.445.2CCCC0
Horse Bit Cheekpiece
Luristan, Iran, c. 700 BC
1961.33CCCC0
Dish: The Goddess Anahita
Iran, Sasanian, 5th-6th Century
1962.295CCCC0
Monogram of Christ (Chrismon)
Byzantium, Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1965.551CCCC0
Octafoil-shaped Mirror Featuring Ci Fei, the Dragon Slayer
China, Jin dynasty (1115-1234) or Korea, Goryeo dynasty
1995.376CCCC0
Lion Hunting Cup
Northwestern Iran, Amlash, 12th-11th century BC
1965.25CCCC0
Pendant
Panama, International style, 5th-7th century
1952.325CCCC0
Luxury Ewer Extending Good Fortune to the Owner
Ahmad al-Dhaki al-Mawsili (Iraq)
1956.11CCCC0
Wine Cup (Jue)
China, Middle Shang dynasty (c.1600-c.1046 BC), Erligang phase
1982.148CCCC0
Figure with Deer Antlers Pendant
Panama, Darién or Venado Beach region, Openwork style, 5th-8th Century
1946.80CCCC0
Plate with a Scene of Revelry
Northwestern India, possibly Tanesara Mahadeva, Gupta period
1972.71CCCC0
Lime Dipper
Colombia, Calima region, Yotoco style, 1st-9th Century
1946.461CCCC0
Bowl
Iran, Sasanian, 6th-8th century
1966.369CCCC0
Muse with Violin Screen
Paul Fehér (Hungarian, 1898-1990)
352.1996©
Bowl
Iran, Sasanian, 4th-6th Century
1963.478CCCC0
The Vicarello Goblet
Italy, Vicarello (ancient Aquae Apollinares), Roman, Augustan period
1966.371CCCC0
Lamp
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1954.597.aCCCC0
Stand
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1954.597.bCCCC0
Bell (Bo Zhong)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1962.44CCCC0
Basin
England or Germany, 18th century
1955.69CCCC0
Hollow-Legged Tripod (Li Ding)
China, Shaanxi province, Xi'an,, Western Zhou dynasty
1961.203CCCC0
Wine Vessel (Hu)
China, Warring States period
1929.984CCCC0
Wine Cups (Jue)
China, late Shang dynasty (c.1600-c.1046 BC), Anyang phase
1960.78CCCC0
Mirror with Deities, Chariot, and the White Tiger
China, Eastern Han dynasty
1995.332CCCC0
Wine Vessel (Zun)
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1951.151CCCC0
Lavabo
South Netherlands, Valley of the Meuse, 15th century
1965.22CCCC0
Bird Pendant
Panama, Veraguas-Chiriquí style, 10th-16th century
1943.289CCCC0
Tritoness Relief Applique
Greece, Hellenistic period
1985.184CCCC0
Food Container (Gui)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770-256 BC), Spring and Autumn period
1974.73CCCC0
Food Steamer (Xian)
China, late Shang dynasty (c.1600-c.1046 BC), Anyang phase (c.1250-1046 BC) to early Western Zhou dynasty
1975.96CCCC0
Cross-Shaped Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1957.399CCCC0
Square Mirror with Two Phoenixes and Floral Sprays
China, Northern Song dynasty
1995.374CCCC0
Mirror with Clouds and Nebulae
China, Western Han dynasty
1995.288CCCC0
Spoon with Bird
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.178CCCC0
Double-tier Mirror
China, Warring States period
1999.220CCCC0
Mirror with Four T's
China, Warring States period
1995.281CCCC0
Altar Cross with Stand
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1944.320CCCC0
Mirror with a Coiling Dragon
China, Tang dynasty
1995.367CCCC0
Lime Dipper
Colombia, Calima region, Yotoco style, 1st-9th Century
1957.22CCCC0
Animal-Headed Figure Pendant
Colombia, Quimbaya or Yotoco style, 5th-10th Century
1939.514CCCC0
Tripod Container with Dragon-Head Handle (Zhadou)
China, Southern and Northern Dynasties period
1983.214CCCC0
Pendant
Panama, International Style, 5th-7th century
1957.24CCCC0
Pilgrim's Medallion with Saint Symeon the Younger
Byzantium, Syria, Byzantine period, early 12th Century
1972.52.aCCCC0
Altar Cross
Germany or Austria, Upper Rhine, Constance, 14th century
1942.1091CCCC0
Feline incense burner
eastern Iran, western Afghanistan, or Turkmenistan, Khorasan
1948.308CCCC0
Lamp with Griffin-Head Handle
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1974.77CCCC0
Turned Armilla
Hungary, Bronze Age, c. 2500-800 BC
1988.5CCCC0
Flute
Peru, Northern Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1957.398CCCC0
Double Goblet (Pokal)
Alexander Treghart (German, active 1614-1654)
1976.108CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Table Fountain
France, Paris, 14th century
1924.859Gilt-silver and translucent enamelsOverall: 33.8 x 25.4 x 26 cm (13 5/16 x 10 x 10 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Arm Reliquary of the Apostles
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, late 12th century
1930.739Gilt silver, champlevé enamel, oakOverall: 51 x 14 x 9.2 cm (20 1/16 x 5 1/2 x 3 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Finial
China, Henan province, Jincun, Warring States period
1930.730Bronze inlaid with gold and silverOverall: 13.1 cm (5 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mirror
Greece, Sicyon(?), 5th Century BC
1950.7BronzeDiameter: 15.3 cm (6 in.); Overall: 38.8 cm (15 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Face Pendant
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, possibly Baule, 20th century
1954.602GoldOverall: 7.6 x 5 cm (3 x 1 15/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
Pendant
Panama, International Style, 5th-8th century
1939.509Cast goldOverall: 7.4 x 5.2 x 5.2 cm (2 15/16 x 2 1/16 x 2 1/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Monstrance with the "Paten of Saint Bernward"
Saint Oswald Reliquary Workshop (German)
1930.505Silver, gilded silver, niello, rock crystalOverall: 34.5 x 15.9 x 14 cm (13 9/16 x 6 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.); Part 1: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.); Part 2: 34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund with additional gift from Mrs. R. Henry NorwebCCCC0
Front Cover for a Gospel Book of French Cardinal Jean La Balou (1421-1491)
Italy, Florence, 15th century
1952.109Nielloed silver plaques within gilt-silver bordersOverall: 41.6 x 29.6 x 1.6 cm (16 3/8 x 11 5/8 x 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.378SilverOverall: 17 x 14.2 cm (6 11/16 x 5 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Monster Face: Door Ring Holder (Pushou)
China, Henan province, Northern Dynasties period
1930.731Gilt bronzeOverall: 13.6 x 20 cm (5 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Quatrilobed Plaque
probably by Guillaume Julien (French)
1932.537Gold, translucent enamelOverall: 4.8 x 4.8 cm (1 7/8 x 1 7/8 in.)The Mary Spedding Milliken Memorial Collection, Gift of William Mathewson MillikenCCCC0
Staff Head(?)
Colombia or Panama, International style, 5th-8th Century
1944.319Cast goldOverall: 8.3 x 7.2 x 2.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 13/16 x 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque
Peru, North Coast, Chongoyape(?), Chavín style
1946.117Hammered and cut goldOverall: 21.8 x 10.8 cm (8 9/16 x 4 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pectoral (Chest Plaque)
Intermediate Region, Panama, Conte style, 5th-10th Century
1952.459Gold alloyOverall: 25.1 x 26.7 cm (9 7/8 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. R. Henry Norweb, Mrs. Albert S. Ingalls, with additions from the John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Scales
workshop of Wenzel Jamnitzer I (German, 1508/09-1585)
1950.382Gilt bronze and silverOverall: 37.5 x 21 cm (14 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Spoon with Human Figure
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.177Hammered and cut goldOverall: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Paten (Dedicated to Saint Sergius) from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.381SilverDiameter: 32.2 x 3.5 cm (12 11/16 x 1 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ewer (Pitcher) with Game, Seafood, and Wine Scenes
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1957.497Silver with traces of gildingOverall: 40 x 14.3 cm (15 3/4 x 5 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund with the addition of a gift from Mrs. Edward B. GreeneCCCC0
Spoon with Saint Paul as an Athlete
late Roman Empire, perhaps Syria, early Byzantine, 4th century
1964.39Silver, silver gilt, and nielloOverall: 4.6 x 5.6 cm (1 13/16 x 2 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Dish:  King Hormizd II or Hormizd III Hunting Lions
Iran, Sasanian, 5th-6th Century
1962.150Silver giltOverall: 4.6 x 20.8 cm (1 13/16 x 8 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.379SilverOverall: 17.1 x 14.9 cm (6 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bronze Ritual Bell
Korea, Goryeo period
1992.118Cast bronze with incised inscriptionDiameter: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.); Overall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Necklace with Pendants
Byzantium, Constantinople?, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1954.3Gold, garnetsPart 1: 56.5 cm (22 1/4 in.); Part 2: 4.5 x 3.1 x 1.6 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/4 x 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Book-Shaped Reliquary
circle of Master of the Registrum Gregorii (German)
1930.741Ivory, silver: gilded, pearls, rubies, emeralds, crystals, onyx, cornelian, oakOverall: 31.6 x 24.4 x 7.5 cm (12 7/16 x 9 5/8 x 2 15/16 in.); Part 1: 17.8 x 14 cm (7 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Figure of a Warrior
Central Mexico, Tetzcoco?, Aztec, Post-Classic Period
1984.37Gold-silver-copper alloy (cast)Overall: 11.2 x 6.1 cm (4 7/16 x 2 3/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Anahita Vessel
Sasanian, Iran, 4th-5th Century
1962.294Silver, cast, raised, repoussé, chased, and giltedOverall: 18.5 x 11.5 cm (7 5/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of Katharine Holden ThayerCCCC0
Rhyton:  The Buffalo-Slayer Goddess
Iran, Sasanian, 600s or Afghanistan, Gandhara, 500s
1964.96SilverOverall: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Ornament from Sitio Conte: Small Plaque
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1951.155Hammered goldOverall: 9.3 x 10 cm (3 11/16 x 3 15/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Basin with Inscribed Figures and Calligraphy
Korea, Goryeo period
1985.112BronzeOverall: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.); Diameter of mouth with rim: 21.7 cm (8 9/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Heaven and Earth between the Paired Phoenixes
China, Tang dynasty
1995.351BronzeDiameter: 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Horse-Shaped Drinking Vessel
Iran, Sasanian, 3rd-4th Century
1964.41Silver, partially giltOverall: 12 x 10.8 x 32.7 cm (4 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 12 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Water Ewer for Rituals (Kundika)
Korea, Goryeo period
1991.58BronzeOverall: 39.5 cm (15 9/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of David S. UtterbergCCCC0
Mirror with Phoenixes, Birds, Butterflies, and Floral Sprays
China, Tang dynasty
1973.74Bronze with silver and gold inlaid lacquerDiameter: 19.2 cm (7 9/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Processional Cross
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th century
1970.36Silver gilt, nielloOverall: 32.3 x 44.8 x 5.7 cm (12 11/16 x 17 5/8 x 2 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Ceremonial Cross of Countess Gertrude
Germany, Lower Saxony?, 11th century
1931.55Gold: worked in repoussé; cloisonné enamel, intaglio gems, pearls, wood coreOverall: 24.2 x 21.6 cm (9 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund with the addition of a gift from Mrs. Edward B. GreeneCCCC0
The Wade Cup with Animated Script
Iran, Seljuk Period, 13th Century
1944.485Brass inlaid with silverOverall: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.); Diameter: 16.1 cm (6 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square Wine Container (Fangyou)
China, Henan province, probably Anyang, late Shang dynasty (c.1600-c.1046 BC), Anyang phase
1963.103BronzeOverall: 26.7 x 13.4 cm (10 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.380SilverOverall: 17 x 14.7 cm (6 11/16 x 5 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lime Dipper
Colombia, Calima region, Yotoco style, 1st-9th Century
1947.30GoldOverall: 22.8 cm (9 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Standing Cup
after a design by Virgilius Solis (German, 1514-1562)
1962.286Gilt silverOverall: 50.8 x 20.4 cm (20 x 8 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Monstrance with a Relic of Saint Sebastian
Germany, Lower Saxony, Brunswick, Gothic period, 15th century
1931.65Gilded silver, rock crystalOverall: 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)Gift of Julius F. Goldschmidt, Z. M. Hackenbroch, and J. Rosenbaum in memory of the Exhibition of the Guelph Treasure held in the Cleveland Museum of Art from 10 January to 1 February 1931CCCC0
Mask
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1957.26Hammered gold alloyOverall: 18.4 x 21.8 cm (7 1/4 x 8 9/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Mouth Mask
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1945.377Hammered gold alloyOverall: 14 x 19.4 cm (5 1/2 x 7 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ritual Axe
Sino-Tibetan, Derge School, Yongle period
1978.9.1Iron alloy with gold and silver inlayOverall: 40.4 cm (15 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Ritual Flaying Knife
Sino-Tibetan, Derge School, Yongle period
1978.9.3Iron alloy with gold and silver inlayOverall: 17.4 cm (6 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
TLV Mirror with Multiple Nipples
China, Xin dynasty
1995.298BronzeDiameter: 16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
No image available
Germany, Aachen, Byzantine period, 14th century
1951.445.2Gilt silverOverall: 6.8 x 6.3 x 1.6 cm (2 11/16 x 2 1/2 x 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Horse Bit Cheekpiece
Luristan, Iran, c. 700 BC
1961.33Bronze, cast and incisedOverall: 14.9 x 21.3 cm (5 7/8 x 8 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Dish: The Goddess Anahita
Iran, Sasanian, 5th-6th Century
1962.295Silver giltOverall: 4.6 x 21.6 cm (1 13/16 x 8 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Monogram of Christ (Chrismon)
Byzantium, Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1965.551Gold sheet, gold wire, and garnetsOverall: 14.8 x 12.1 x 0.7 cm (5 13/16 x 4 3/4 x 1/4 in.)Gift of Lillian M. KernCCCC0
Octafoil-shaped Mirror Featuring Ci Fei, the Dragon Slayer
China, Jin dynasty (1115-1234) or Korea, Goryeo dynasty
1995.376BronzeDiameter: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Lion Hunting Cup
Northwestern Iran, Amlash, 12th-11th century BC
1965.25Silver, raised, chased, repousséOverall: 14 x 9.3 cm (5 1/2 x 3 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pendant
Panama, International style, 5th-7th century
1952.325Cast goldOverall: 7.5 x 4.2 cm (2 15/16 x 1 5/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Luxury Ewer Extending Good Fortune to the Owner
Ahmad al-Dhaki al-Mawsili (Iraq)
1956.11Brass inlaid with silver; lid and base added laterDiameter: 26.6 cm (10 1/2 in.); Overall: 37.9 cm (14 15/16 in.); Diameter of base: 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Wine Cup (Jue)
China, Middle Shang dynasty (c.1600-c.1046 BC), Erligang phase
1982.148BronzeOverall: 32.4 x 24.2 cm (12 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Figure with Deer Antlers Pendant
Panama, Darién or Venado Beach region, Openwork style, 5th-8th Century
1946.80Cast goldOverall: 7.8 x 5.3 x 2.3 cm (3 1/16 x 2 1/16 x 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Benjamin P. BoleCCCC0
Plate with a Scene of Revelry
Northwestern India, possibly Tanesara Mahadeva, Gupta period
1972.71Silver with alloy of tin and lead with traces of gildingDiameter: 18.7 cm (7 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lime Dipper
Colombia, Calima region, Yotoco style, 1st-9th Century
1946.461GoldGift of Mrs. Benjamin P. BoleCCCC0
Bowl
Iran, Sasanian, 6th-8th century
1966.369SilverOverall: 5 x 13.4 cm (1 15/16 x 5 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Muse with Violin Screen
Paul Fehér (Hungarian, 1898-1990)
352.1996Wrought iron, brass; silver and gold platingOverall: 156.2 x 156.2 cm (61 1/2 x 61 1/2 in.)On loan from the Rose Iron Works Collections, LLC©
Bowl
Iran, Sasanian, 4th-6th Century
1963.478SilverOverall: 6.4 x 14 cm (2 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Vicarello Goblet
Italy, Vicarello (ancient Aquae Apollinares), Roman, Augustan period
1966.371SilverOverall: 12.2 x 7.8 cm (4 13/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lamp
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1954.597.aSilverOverall: 9.2 x 16 x 7 cm (3 5/8 x 6 5/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Stand
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1954.597.bSilverOverall: 42.6 x 16 cm (16 3/4 x 6 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bell (Bo Zhong)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1962.44BronzeOverall: 41.4 cm (16 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Basin
England or Germany, 18th century
1955.69Gilt bronzeOverall: 31.9 x 38.5 cm (12 9/16 x 15 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Hollow-Legged Tripod (Li Ding)
China, Shaanxi province, Xi'an,, Western Zhou dynasty
1961.203BronzeDiameter: 27.7 cm (10 7/8 in.); Overall: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)Gift from various donors by exchange and the John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Wine Vessel (Hu)
China, Warring States period
1929.984Bronze with gold inlayDiameter: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.); Diameter of mouth: 10.1 cm (4 in.); Overall: 27.6 cm (10 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Wine Cups (Jue)
China, late Shang dynasty (c.1600-c.1046 BC), Anyang phase
1960.78BronzeOverall: 20.3 x 19.7 cm (8 x 7 3/4 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial Fund and Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Mirror with Deities, Chariot, and the White Tiger
China, Eastern Han dynasty
1995.332BronzeDiameter: 18.3 cm (7 3/16 in.); Overall: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.); Rim: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Wine Vessel (Zun)
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1951.151BronzeOverall: 29.5 cm (11 5/8 in.)Gift from Howard Hollis and CompanyCCCC0
Lavabo
South Netherlands, Valley of the Meuse, 15th century
1965.22BrassDiameter: 23.8 cm (9 3/8 in.); Overall: 36.9 x 46.4 cm (14 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Bird Pendant
Panama, Veraguas-Chiriquí style, 10th-16th century
1943.289Cast goldOverall: 5.6 x 6.5 x 2 cm (2 3/16 x 2 9/16 x 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tritoness Relief Applique
Greece, Hellenistic period
1985.184Bronze with copper inlaysOverall: 22.4 x 24.5 x 7.8 cm (8 13/16 x 9 5/8 x 3 1/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Food Container (Gui)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770-256 BC), Spring and Autumn period
1974.73BronzeOverall: 34.3 x 44.5 cm (13 1/2 x 17 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Food Steamer (Xian)
China, late Shang dynasty (c.1600-c.1046 BC), Anyang phase (c.1250-1046 BC) to early Western Zhou dynasty
1975.96BronzeOverall: 39.4 x 26.7 x 24.8 cm (15 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Cross-Shaped Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1957.399Hammered and cut goldOverall: 14.6 x 14 cm (5 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Square Mirror with Two Phoenixes and Floral Sprays
China, Northern Song dynasty
1995.374BronzeOverall: 0.8 x 16.2 cm (5/16 x 6 3/8 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Clouds and Nebulae
China, Western Han dynasty
1995.288BronzeDiameter: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.); Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Spoon with Bird
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.178Hammered and cut goldOverall: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Double-tier Mirror
China, Warring States period
1999.220BronzeDiameter: 7.6 cm (3 in.); Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Four T's
China, Warring States period
1995.281BronzeDiameter: 10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces and Angular Meanders
China, Warring States period
1995.270BronzeDiameter: 16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.); Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Altar Cross with Stand
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1944.320Bronze: cast, gilded, engraved, and chasedOverall: 43.4 x 22.5 x 8 cm (17 1/16 x 8 7/8 x 3 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mirror with a Coiling Dragon
China, Tang dynasty
1995.367BronzeDiameter: 10.2 cm (4 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Lime Dipper
Colombia, Calima region, Yotoco style, 1st-9th Century
1957.22GoldOverall: 25.6 cm (10 1/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Animal-Headed Figure Pendant
Colombia, Quimbaya or Yotoco style, 5th-10th Century
1939.514Cast goldOverall: 5 x 4.2 x 1.3 cm (1 15/16 x 1 5/8 x 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tripod Container with Dragon-Head Handle (Zhadou)
China, Southern and Northern Dynasties period
1983.214BronzeOverall: 22.8 cm (9 in.); Diameter of mouth with rim: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pendant
Panama, International Style, 5th-7th century
1957.24Cast goldOverall: 10.8 x 3.9 cm (4 1/4 x 1 9/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Pilgrim's Medallion with Saint Symeon the Younger
Byzantium, Syria, Byzantine period, early 12th Century
1972.52.aLeadDiameter: 5.7 x 0.4 cm (2 1/4 x 3/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Altar Cross
Germany or Austria, Upper Rhine, Constance, 14th century
1942.1091Gilt copper, champlevé enamel, gemstones, on wood coreWithout base: 50.2 x 39.4 cm (19 3/4 x 15 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Feline incense burner
eastern Iran, western Afghanistan, or Turkmenistan, Khorasan
1948.308Copper alloy, cast and chasedOverall: 35.5 x 11 x 32.5 cm (14 x 4 5/16 x 12 13/16 in.); Head: 17.8 x 9.5 x 12.5 cm (7 x 3 3/4 x 4 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Lamp with Griffin-Head Handle
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1974.77BronzeOverall: 14.7 x 22.6 x 7 cm (5 13/16 x 8 7/8 x 2 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Chester D. Tripp in honor of William Mathewson Milliken on his 85th yearCCCC0
Turned Armilla
Hungary, Bronze Age, c. 2500-800 BC
1988.5Bronze, wroughtOverall: 12.5 x 10.4 cm (4 15/16 x 4 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Flute
Peru, Northern Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1957.398Hammered and cut goldOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Double Goblet (Pokal)
Alexander Treghart (German, active 1614-1654)
1976.108Gilt silverOverall: 58.2 cm (22 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0