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view 2006au9231 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1909-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1909 (made) Glass snuff bottle, opaque white, with overlay of blue glass carved in relief, with stopper of... Height: 6.3 cm 23 2014-08-29T19:17:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:32.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass, metal [Snuff bottle] Opaque white glass, with overlay of blue glass carved in relief [Stopper] Imitation pearl set in metal C.1531&A-1910 c15311910 O8233 Snuff bottle The bottle is an oval flattened flask form, with sloping shoulders and a dome-shaped stopper. It... China 2006AU9231 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z carving 1909 1750 view
view Benson, William Arthur Smith FWK 1903-12-31 1894-01-01 ca. 1899 (made) [Cabinet] Height: 43.5 in approximate, Width: 45 in approximate In 1971 this cabinet was on display in the Green Dining Room, originally decorated by Morris,... 30 Benson is best known for his designs in copper and brass, several examples of which are on show... 2014-08-29T19:17:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:35.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 [drawer] 'Made by Morris & Co. 449 Oxford Street. W. 1710' Glass, metal, rosewood, purplewood, tulip-wood, ebony Rosewood, inlaid with various woods, metal mounts. CIRC.19:1-1959 circ191959 O8239 Cabinet London 3 cabinet-benson-william-arthur 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z inlay (process) 1903 1894 view
view T&F Gift of Mrs. Rita Curtis 1900-12-31 1900-01-01 1900 ca (made) Pair of women's gloves in black and white leather. Length: 31 cm, Width: 11.7 cm 48 2014-08-29T19:17:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:42.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 [Glove] '02' [Glove] 'AUR' [Glove] '50' [Glove] '67' [Glove] [Glove] cotton, metal, plastic, leather Leather with machine stitching. Metal buckle and popper. Plastic button. T.106:2-1999 t1061999 O49437 Pair of women's gloves Black and white leather gloves with black stitching. Three stitched seams on back of hand. ... England Mass produced 3 pair-of-womens 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z made, Stitched 1900 1900 view
view Unknown T&F 1550-12-31 1500-01-01 first half of 16th century (made) Left shoe with squared toe and medium vamp, buckle remains after ankle fastening. Length: 20.7 cm, Height: 4 cm 198 2014-08-29T19:18:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:48.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 metal, leather Tanned leather and metal (modern thread) T.404-1913 t4041913 O107608 Shoe Left shoe of leather with square toe and medium vamp. Vertical short slit from centrally at... London Found at building sites in London and its neighbourhood in the early 20th century. 3 shoe-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z tanning 1550 1500 view
view Mettoy MoC 1965-12-31 1965-01-01 1965 (manufactured) Metal car, James Bonds Aston Martin DB5 made in England by Corgi in the mid 1960s. [Toy car] Length: 10 cm, Width: 3.6 cm, Height: 2.8 cm maximum [Box] Length: 12 cm, Depth: 4.7 cm, Height: 3.7 cm 211 2014-08-29T19:18:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:53.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 metal, card Metal and card B.14:1 to 6-2004 b142004 O107061 Car Metal toy car, James Bonds Aston Martin DB5, the car is a model of the car used in the Goldfinger... England Made by Mettoy for their Corgi range. Mass produced The Aston Martin car is a model of the James Bond car used in the film Goldfinger. Goldfinger was... 2 aston-martin-db5-car-mettoy 2014-01-08T00:00:00.000Z Aston Martin DB5 1965 1965 view
view 2006ae7834 jpg s Mattel MoC 1975-12-31 1975-01-01 1975 (manufactured) Toy car, metal and plastic yellow and black buggy car, made by Mattel, Hong Kong, 1975. Length: 6.5 cm, Width: 3 cm, Height: 2 cm Purchased as part of a group of Hot Wheels cars (B.112-2004 - B.117-2004), see purchase price. 244 2014-08-29T19:19:09.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:09.000Z 22.411249 In Storage 114.153542 'Hot Wheels. Rock Buster. Mattel inc 1975. Hong Kong' metal, plastic Metal die cast and plastic B.115-2004 b1152004 O164788 Toy car Yellow buggy car with black plastic seat, roll cage and four plastic wheels. It has red lightning... Hong Kong 2006AE7834 Mass produced Introduced in 1968, Hot Wheels were the US competitor to Matchbox. Although there are roughly... 3 hot-wheels-toy-car-mattel 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z die casting Hot Wheels 1975 1975 view
view Meccano Ltd MoC 1977-12-31 1977-01-01 1977 (manufactured) Boxed model of a Dinky U.S.S. Enterprise, made in England by Meccano in 1977 [space toy] Length: 24 cm, Width: 11 cm, Height: 9 cm [box] Length: 25.5 cm, Width: 11cm cm, Height: 20 cm [packaging] Length: 25.5 cm, Width: 11 cm, Height: 14 cm 309 2014-08-29T19:19:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:31.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 metal, plastic, card, polystyrene [] B.3:1 to 4-2006 b32006 O137906 Space toy Boxed model of the U.S.S. Enterprise from 'Star Trek'. [space toy] Metal and plastic model of the... England Star Trek is a science fiction television series that started in 1966 and that has become a huge... 2 uss-enterprise-space-toy-meccano-ltd 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z colour printing U.S.S. Enterprise 1977 1977 view
view Annals, Michael Wengrow, Arnold. Observe and Show: the theatre art of Michael Annals. London: V&A Publications,... T&P Given by Dodger Stage Holding Theatricals Inc 1964-12-31 1964-01-01 1964 (made) Inca mask, designed by Michael Annals for Peter Shaffer's play, The Royal Hunt of the Sun,... Height: 500 cm including crest, Width: 43 cm to widest points Theatre and Performance (Victoria and Albert Museum, Galleries 103 -106 01/01/2009-31/12/2009) Permanent exhibition (Theatre Museum 01/05/2005-31/01/2007) Theatre and Performance (Victoria and Albert Museum, Galleries 103 -106 01/01/2009-31/12/2009) Observe and Show: the Theatre Art of Michael Annals (Theatre Museum 01/01/2003-31/05/2005) Theatre & Performance, room 105 This mask was designed by Michael Annals for the premiere of The Royal Hunt of the Sun, which... 395 2014-08-29T19:20:03.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:03.000Z 54.313919 Theatre & Performance, room 105, case 11 -2.23218 'O'LEARY' 'SCOTT EATON' foam rubber, metal, gold braid, gold paint, paint, felt, fibre-board, leatherette Fibreboard, gold-painted leatherette, gold braid, upholstery studs, black paint, foam rubber and felt S.33-2003 s332003 O84300 Theatre costume true Flat, full-face mask with eye, nostril and mouth holes and nose cone, the mask extending beyond... Great Britain This Inca mask was designed by Michael Annals for the premiere of Peter Shaffer's epic play The... 2 VA theatre-costume-annals-michael 2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z painting, glueing 1964 1964 view
view T&P Given by Mr Julian Shelley 1869-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860-1869 (made) Shirt and waistcoat made for Charles Stratton, General Tom Thumb, ca. 1860s. The shirt and waistcoat were made for Tom Thumb by an ancestor of the donor when he was on tour... 514 2014-08-29T19:20:40.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:40.000Z In Storage metal, brocade, cotton (textile) [Theatre costume] Brocade, cotton, gilt [Theatre costume] Cotton S.7:2-2003 s72003 O77232 Theatre costume [Theatre costume] Tiny waistcoat in ivory brocade woven with a fine serpentine foliage and... 3 theatre-costume 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand stitching 1869 1855 view
view 2006am8139 jpg s Unknown T&F 1680-12-31 1650-01-01 1650-1680 (made) Wooden needlework casket covered with embroidered silk panels, England, 1650-1680 Height: 33 cm closed, Width: 34 cm, Depth: 23 cm, Height: 49 cm with raised lid, Depth: 19 cm lid, Height: 13 in, Depth: 9 in, Width: 13.25 in British Galleries, room 56d 566 British Galleries: Mica panels were used to protect the delicate embroidery on this casket. Mica... 2014-08-29T19:20:56.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:56.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 56d, case 14 -1.97685 metal, wood, silk, mica, floss silk Wood, embroidered silk, mica, metal braid, linen embroidered with floss silk, lined T.98-1967 t981967 O11874 Casket true Wooden needlework casket covered with embroidered silk panels. The casket tapers slightly towards... England 2006AM8139 Object Type Caskets like this were used by girls in the 17th century for storing small personal... 3 VA casket-unknown 2014-05-20T00:00:00.000Z embroidering 1680 1650 view
view Freeplay Energy Group FWK Given by the Freeplay Energy Group 1998-12-31 1998-01-01 1998 (made) Self-powered lantern, plastic, wind-up mechanism, designed and made by Freeplay Energy Group,... [Self-powered lantern] Weight: 2 kg, Height: 170 mm, Length: 250 mm, Width: 140 mm [Packaging] Height: 193 mm, Length: 270 mm, Width: 160 mm Twentieth Century, room 74 The application of clockwork wind-up technology to power electrical devices was pioneered by... The Freeplay self-powered lantern was made in South Africa and this example was acquired new from... 576 Freeplay self-powered lantern, model FPSL Designed and made by the Freeplay Energy... 2014-08-29T19:21:01.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:01.000Z -28.483219 Twentieth Century, room 74, case CA1, box 51 24.676991 [Self-powered lantern] Freeplay cardboard, metal, plastic [Self-powered lantern] Plastic, metals, wind-up mechanism [Packaging] Printed cardboard W.1:1, 2-1999 w11999 O12077 Self-powered lantern true [Self-powered lantern] The Freeplay self-powered lantern is a large hand-held torch. The main... South Africa Mass produced 2 VA model-fpsl-self-powered-lantern-freeplay-energy-group 2014-05-29T00:00:00.000Z Model FPSL 1998 1998 view
view Aviva Toy Co MoC Given by the Palitoy Company 1980-12-31 1975-01-01 1975 - 1980 (manufactured) height: 5 in, width: 4 in 621 2014-08-29T19:21:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:11.000Z 37.487598 In Storage 139.838287 metal, plastic die cast metal, moulded plastic B.1132-1999 b11321999 O40222 Woodstock in racer red blister pack printed in colours to show the title, maker's details and illustrations of the... Japan marked MADE IN JAPAN Reason For Production: retail mass produced 3 snoopy-mini-diecast-woodstock-in-racer-aviva-toy-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z moulded, die-cast SNOOPY MINI DIECAST 1980 1975 view
view 2007bm3486 jpg s Unknown Inventory of Art Objects Acquired in the Year 1855. <u>In</u>: <u>Inventory of the Objects in the... MET 1574-12-31 1574-01-01 1574 (dated) Powder flask, carved staghorn, depicting Samson killing the lion, France, dated 1574 Height: 17 cm The horn is likely to be French because of the spelling of the name 'Sanson'. Analogous works are... 662 2014-08-29T19:21:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:26.000Z 46.712448 In Storage 1.71832 'FORCE.1574.SANSON' metal, staghorn Carved stag horn with metal mounts 2233-1855 22331855 O102279 Powder flask Powder flask made of carved stag horn, the terminal pieces having become detached, decorated with... France 2007BM3486 This powder flask is made of carved staghorn with metal mounts and is made by an unknown artist... 3 powder-flask-with-samson-and-powder-flask-unknown 2014-03-20T00:00:00.000Z Powder flask with Samson and the Lion 1574 1574 view
view Messel, Oliver Hilary Sambourne Pinkham, Roger (ed.) <u>Oliver Messel: an exhibition held at the Theatre Museum, Victoria and... T&P Acquired with the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund, The Art Fund and the Friends of the V&A. 1940-12-31 1940-01-01 1940 (designed) Tunic designed by Oliver Messel for Jean Cocteau's play <i>The Infernal Machine</i>, 1940. Oliver Messel: an exhibition held at the Theatre Museum Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 22/06/1983-30/10/1983) Messel designed costumes, sets and masks for Jean Cocteau's play <i>The Infernal Machine</i>... 755 2014-08-29T19:21:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:53.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 metal, chiffon, crepe, velvet, thread, elastic crepe, permanently pleated chiffon, elastic, metal hooks S.572-2006 s5722006 O133063 Theatre costume A tunic by Oliver Messel for Jean Cocteau's play The Infernal Machine, 1940. Short-sleeved,... London Reason For Production: Commission Design The Infernal Machine by the French writer Jean Cocteau, is an adaptation of the Oedipus myth from... 3 theatre-costume-messel-oliver-hilary 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glueing, machine stitching 1940 1940 view
view Liberty T&F Given by Emily Stewart 1964-12-31 1955-01-01 ca. 1960 (made) Umbrella, f, floral print, Liberty, Britain, ca. 1960 Length: 86 cm 790 2014-08-29T19:22:04.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:04.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 metal, nylon Nylon and metal T.886-2000 t8862000 O68439 Umbrella Blue, purple and red floral print nylon umbrella with black lacquer handle. Great Britain 2 umbrella-liberty 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1964 1955 view
view 2006au9245 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1900 (made) Snuff bottle, overlay carved glass, China, Qing dynasty, 19th century Height: 6.3 cm China, room 44 The Chinese word for fish, <i>yu</i>, makes a pun on the word for overflowing abundance, the word... 939 Snuff bottle Qing dynasty 1800-1900 In Chinese, 'fish' is a homophone for 'abundance' and... 2014-08-29T19:22:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:51.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 48 104.165649 Glass, metal, coral Overlay carved glass C.1639&A-1910 c16391910 O8133 Snuff bottle true Snuff bottle, oval flattened flask with cylindrical neck made of white-tinged transparent glass... China 2006AU9245 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 VA snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z overlay, carved 1900 1800 view
view Heim, Jacques T&F Given by April Olrich 1963-03-20 1963-01-01 early 1963 (made) March 1963 (worn) [Wedding dress] Circumference: 55 cm waist, Circumference: 84 cm bust, Width: 28 cm centre back, Length: 40 cm to waist, Length: 145 cm overall, front, Length: 164 cm overall, back, Length: 44 cm sleeve, approximately, Circumference: 116 cm hips, Length: 110 cm skirt front, Length: 130 cm back, Circumference: 295 cm outer hem, Circumference: 177 cm hem of skirt lining [Wedding headdress] Length: 75 cm Top point of the headband to the bottom of the veil, Width: 205 cm greatest width of the veil Unveiled: 200 years of wedding glamour from the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. (Museum of New Zealand, Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington 17/12/2011-22/04/2012) The White Wedding Dress: 200 Years of Wedding Fashions (Bendigo Art Gallery 01/08/2011-06/11/2011) Fashion, room 40A The wedding dress ensemble was worn by April Olrich, a soloist with the Royal Ballet for 5... Given by April Olrich. Worn by the donor on the occasion of her first marriage in 1963. 1028 Full-length dress and headdress Jacques Heim (1899-1967) Made under licence by R.L. Salmon,... 2014-08-29T19:23:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:13.000Z 46.712448 Fashion, room 40A, case PL1 1.71832 [Wedding dress] Jacques Heim, Paris London, Made in England metal, net, shantung silk Shantung silk, net and metal T.404:1 to 2-2001 t4042001 O62688 Wedding dress true Ivory wedding dress and headdress made of shantung silk. The dress is floor-length and has a... France 2 VA wedding-dress-heim-jacques 2014-06-19T00:00:00.000Z made, Woven 1963 1963 view
view Admiral Corp. MoC 1957-12-31 1948-01-01 ca. 1953 (manufactured) Height: 41.2 cm, Width: 38.9 cm, Depth: 0.2 cm Historical significance: Part of the Robert Freidus Architectural Paper Model Collection. 1067 2014-08-29T19:23:23.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:23.000Z In Storage metal, paper, card Colour printed card and paper LOAN:AMERICANFRIENDS.525:157-2007 loanamericanfriends5251572007 O166233 Model Four sheets of card depicting a television studio and characters from Peter Pan, The Lonesome... United States Mass produced This is an unmade paper model of a washer woman, made in France by Pellerin. It is part of the... 1 admiral-television-studio-featuring-walt-model-admiral-corp 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z colour printing Admiral Television Studio featuring Walt Disney's Peter Pan 1957 1948 view
view General Mills Fun Group MoC Given by the Palitoy Company 1974-12-31 1974-01-01 1974 (manufactured) CPG Products, USA, 1979 length: 11 in, width: 9.75 in, depth: 2.75 in Part of the Palitoy Archive Decal-it and Crackle-it are trademarks of Connoisseur Studios Inc,... 1270 2014-08-29T19:24:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:13.000Z In Storage Fundimensions Decal - It Crackle - It metal, paper, card, Plaster, paint, ribbon, glue printed card, paper, metal, plaster, ribbon, glue, paint B.386:1-1998 b3861998 O49515 Painting kit card box printed in colours to show the title, maker's details and illustrations; with... USA marked FUNDIMENSIONS, the trade name of General Mills Fun Group Inc Reason For Production: retail mass produced 3 little-ladies-decoupage-domes-craftmaster-painting-kit-general-mills-fun 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printed Little Ladies; Decoupage Domes; Craftmaster 1974 1974 view
view Kenner MoC Given by the Palitoy Company 1979-12-31 1979-01-01 1979 (manufactured) CPG Products, USA, 1979 length: 18.75 in, width: 15 in, depth: 1 in Part of the Palitoy Archive 1273 2014-08-29T19:24:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:14.000Z In Storage Fundimensions metal, paper, card printed card, paper, metal B.382:1-1998 b3821998 O49505 Painting kit SEALED card box printed in colours to show the title, maker's details and illustrations contains... USA marked FUNDIMENSIONS, the trade name of CPG Products owners of Kenner by this date Reason For... mass produced 3 clydesdale-super-art-craftmaster-painting-kit-kenner 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printed Clydesdale; Super Art; Craftmaster 1979 1979 view