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view 2006an6898 jpg s Hintz, Federick <u>Antiques Magazine</u>, February 1994; Gilbert and Murdoch, John Channon and English Brass... FWK Gift of Brigadier W. E. Clark CMG, DSO through The Art Fund 1738-12-31 1737-01-01 1737-1738 (made) Mahogany tripod table, inlaid with brass and mother-of-pearl, probably made by Federick Hintz,... Height: 111 cm in vertical position, Height: 71.8 cm in horizontal position, Diameter: 72.5 cm British Galleries, room 52b Taking tea became so fashionable during the 18th century that specialised items of furniture were... 25 The anthropomorphic tripod legs to this table are very unusual. The top is dished to protect... 2014-08-29T19:17:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:33.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 52b, case 2 -0.12714 Mahogany, brass (alloy), mother of pearl Mahogany, with inlaid brass and mother-of-pearl W.3-1965 w31965 O8278 Tripod tea table 1 A mahogany tripod table, inlaid with brass and mother-of-pearl. The top has scalloped edges, is... London 2006AN6898 Object Type The tea table was first introduced in the late 17th century. Elizabeth Maitland,... 3 VA tripod-tea-table-hintz-federick 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z inlay (process) 1738 1737 view
view Unknown John Clarke: Jewellery of Tibet and Himalayas, V&A Publications ISBN 1 85177 4238, 2004, page 97,... SSEA 1970-12-31 1955-01-01 ca. 1960-1970 (made) A felt woman's headdress or perak covered with polished turquoises, corals, seed pearls and... Length: 76 cm, Width: 22 cm 252 2014-08-29T19:19:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:14.000Z 34.969669 In Storage 99.819054 mother of pearl, felt, turquoise, coral, seed pearls, brass Woollen felt, with polished turquoises and corals, seed pearls, cut mother-of-pearl disks, embossed brass and silver IS.19-1999 is191999 O67230 Headdress A long triangular section of red felt onto which are sewn roughly polished turquoises, strips of... Ngari A woman's headdress or perak worn in the area of Ngari Rongchung, western Tibet, last worn in the... 2 headdress-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1970 1955 view
view 2006bh1331 jpg s Unknown MET 1800-12-31 1775-01-01 1775-1800 (made) Gold brooch,silver, rose-cut diamonds, seed pearls, mother of pearl, enamel, hair and gold... Height: 4.5 cm, Width: 2.4 cm, Depth: 1.3 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 825 2014-08-29T19:22:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:14.000Z 46.712448 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D4, box 10 1.71832 Glass, mother of pearl, gold, seed pearls, enamel, diamond Gold, silver, rose cut diamonds with seed pearls, mother of pearl and blue enamel 1726-1869 17261869 O126150 Slide 1 Gold brooch, silver, rose cut diamonds, set with a basket of flowers in seed pearls, mother of... France 2006BH1331 Memorial jewellery to honour the dead is one of the largest categories of 18th- century jewellery... 3 VA slide-unknown 2014-01-31T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1775 view
view 2006bh1327 jpg s Unknown MET 1800-12-31 1775-01-01 1775-1800 (made) Locket with an enamelled gold frame, with enamel decoration enclosing a composition of an urn in... Height: 3.5 cm, Width: 2 cm, Depth: 0.7 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 858 2014-08-29T19:22:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:25.000Z 46.712448 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D3, box 10 1.71832 Glass, mother of pearl, gold, seed pearls, enamel Enamelled gold, seed pearls and mother of pearl under glass 926-1888 9261888 O126149 Slide 1 Locket with an enamelled gold frame, with enamel decoration enclosing a composition of an urn in... France 2006BH1327 Memorial jewellery to honour the dead is one of the largest categories of 18th- century jewellery... 3 VA slide-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1775 view
view 2006ae9898 jpg s Unknown <u>Jahrbuch der preussischen Kunstsammlungen.</u> 57, 1936. pp. 35-36. Cf. Königliche Museen zu... SCP Given by Mr T. Whitcombe Green 1530-12-31 1521-01-01 ca. 1526 (made) Head of a man perhaps Graf Stephan Schlick, mother of pearl relief, South German, ca. 1526. Height: 4.5 cm, Width: 4 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 62 In the late 16th century, collecting became popular amongst the nobility of Europe and many... 1542 PORTRAIT OF A MAN, PERHAPS GRAF STEPHAN SCHLICK OF PASSAUN (BASSANO) About 1526 Count Schlick... 2014-08-29T19:25:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:33.000Z 51.090839 Medieval and Renaissance, room 62, case 7 10.45424 mother of pearl Carved mother of pearl, in a wood mount A.80-1929 a801929 O89043 Relief 1 Bust of a Man, perhaps Graf Stephan Schlick of Passau (1487-1526). The head is bearded and... Germany 2006AE9898 Bust of a Man, perhaps Count Stephan Schlick of Passau (Born 24.12.1487 Schlackenwerth (today... Semi-precious materials such as this were often associated with a particular geographical region... 3 VA relief-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1530 1521 view
view Unknown T&P Given by the British Puppet and Model Theatre Guild 1970-12-31 1970-01-01 1970 (made) Kareoto, a carved wooden rod puppet from New Zealand, 1970 Height: 45.5 cm The puppet represents a Maori tribal figure, thought to have been originally used in rituals and... 1635 2014-08-29T19:25:56.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:56.000Z -43.587711 In Storage 170.366638 wood, mother of pearl, string (fiber product) Carved wood, mother-of-pearl and string S.442-2001 s4422001 O103146 Puppet Kareoto, a carved wooden rod puppet with mother-of-pearl eyes and separate arms, worked by a... New Zealand 2 kareoto-puppet-puppet-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z carving Kareoto puppet 1970 1970 view
view 2006ae3905 jpg s Unknown SCP Given by Mr T. Whitcombe Green 1500-12-31 1450-01-01 late 15th century (made) The Resurrection, mother of pearl relief, South German, late 15th century Diameter: 6 cm 1660 2014-08-29T19:26:04.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:04.000Z 51.090839 In Storage 10.45424 mother of pearl Carved mother of pearl with a gilt metal mount A.56-1929 a561929 O89017 Relief Christ steps up from the tomb with his right foot, his clothes loosely draped. He gives the... Germany 2006AE3905 This relief representing the Resurrection was probably made in the late 15th century South... 3 the-resurrection-relief-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z The ^Resurrection 1500 1450 view
view 2006ax5181 jpg s Unknown T&F 1694-12-31 1685-01-01 ca. 1690 (made) late 19th century (made) Folding fan probably made in France, ca. 1690, and fan box made in Paris by Vanier-Chardin, late... [Fan] Height: 10.75 in, Height: 27.3 cm, Width: 18.75 in open, Width: 47.5 cm open British Galleries, room 54b 9574 British Galleries: The figures on this fan are dressed fashionably, like the Clapham dolls. A... 2014-08-29T19:51:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:38.000Z 46.712448 British Galleries, room 54b, case 2 1.71832 [Fan box] VANIER-CHARDIN Eventails Anciens 82 Bould Haussman PARIS brass (alloy), mother of pearl, leather, ivory, gouache, imitation leather, silk (textile), paper (fiber product) [Fan] Leather painted with gouache, paper painted with gouache, pierced ivory, mother of pearl and brass [Fan box] Imitation leather lined with silk T.169&A-1986 t1691986 O78760 Folding fan and fan box 1 [Fan] Folding fan of leather painted with gouache and with sticks of pierced ivory, with mother... France 2006AX5181 Object Type The folding fan originated in Japan and was introduced to Europe in the second half... 3 VA folding-fan-and-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting (image-making), piercing, lining (process) 1694 1685 view
view 2006ap8747 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1795-12-31 1736-01-01 1736-1795 (made) Snuff bottle, blue glass inlaid with coloured stones and pearl, China, 1736-1795. Height: 7.0 cm China, room 44 Historical significance: This inlaid monochrome glass is comparable with inlaid ivory pieces... 10799 2014-08-29T19:57:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:57:12.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Glass, mother of pearl, turquoise, coral, lapis lazuli, Jasper, amber [Snuff bottle] Blue glass with inlay decoration of mother of pearl, lapis lazuli, jasper, amber and coral [Stopper] Carved coral and turquoise C.1573&A-1910 c15731910 O7913 Snuff bottle 1 The monochrome glass and the style of the decoration both suggest an eighteenth century... China 2006AP8747 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 carving, inlay (process) 1795 1736 view
view 2006at3210 jpg s Alma-Tadema, Lawrence (Sir) FWK 1893-12-31 1893-01-01 1893 (exhibited) mahogany and other woods, carved and turned, with mother-of-pearl inlay and brass mounts, silk... Height: 38.5 cm Combined height of seat pad and bench, Width: 165.5 cm, Depth: 71.1 cm, Height: 8.5 cm Seat pad, Width: 159 cm Seat pad, Depth: 64 cm Seat pad, Height: 33 cm Bench only The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900 (Musée d'Orsay 13/09/2011-15/01/2012) The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900 (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco 18/02/2012-17/07/2012) The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900 (Victoria & Albert Museum 02/04/2011-17/07/2011) Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (Van Gogh Museum 01/01/1996-31/12/1996) Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema 1836-1912 (Mappin Art Gallery 01/01/1976-31/12/1976) Alma-Tadema first travelled to Italy on his honeymoon in 1864 when he visited Pompeii as well as... This couch, originally one of a pair, was designed by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema for use in his... 11082 This seat, which was designed by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema R.A. b.1836 d.1912 and exhibited at the... 2014-08-29T19:58:45.000Z 2014-08-29T19:58:45.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Mahogany, brass (alloy), mother of pearl, ebony, silk, cedar, satinwood, brass, silk (textile), satin-wood Mahogany and other woods, carved, turned and inlaid, with mother of pearl inlay, brass mounts and leather straps. The silk upholstery is modern. W.3:1 to 4-1971 w31971 O8255 Couch Bench with solid top, inlaid around the edges, on pair of turned and inlaid Pompeian style legs... England 2006AT3210 Exhibited in the Arts and Crafts Exhibition of 1893. Limited edition This couch was designed by the painter Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema for use as a studio prop. The... 3 couch-alma-tadema-lawrence 2014-06-25T00:00:00.000Z carving, turning, Joinery, upholstery 1893 1893 view
view 2006af6947 jpg s Unknown Tim Stanley ed., with Mariam Rosser-Owen and Stephen Vernoit, <u>Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art... MES 1564-12-31 1555-01-01 ca. 1560 (made) Table made of wood faced with ebony, ivory and mother-of-pearl, the table top a twelve-sided... Height: 48 cm, Diameter: 63 cm A Grand Design - The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 12/10/1999-16/01/2000) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (The Millennium Galleries, Sheffield 14/01/2006-16/04/2006) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo 01/10/2005-04/12/2005) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas 03/04/2005-04/09/2005) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (National Gallery of Art, Washington 18/07/2004-06/02/2005) Islamic Middle East, room 42 11918 Tile-top Table Turkey, Iznik and Istanbul About 1560 Many large polygonal tiles survive from... 2014-08-29T20:03:47.000Z 2014-08-29T20:03:47.000Z 40.433498 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 7 29.73229 wood, mother of pearl, ebony, fritware Wood, inlaid with ebony and mother of pearl; with fritware ceramic top, painted under the glaze C.19-1987 c191987 O9197 Table 1 Body of the table: wood inlaid with ebony and mother of pearl; the top: fritware ceramic painted... Iznik 2006AF6947 This type of wooden table with a ceramic tile top held trays of food and drink. It would have... 3 VA table-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z underglazing, marquetry 1564 1555 view
view 2006au5280 jpg s Unknown Doran, Susan, ed. Elizabeth (National Maritime Museum exhib cat 2003), p.114 Thornton, Peter.... FWK 1600-12-31 1575-01-01 1575-1600 (made) Venetian toilet mirror, painted, gilt and inlaid with mother of pearl, about 1590 Height: 58.5 cm, Width: 31.5 cm, Depth: 12.5 cm, Weight: 0.3 kg At Home in Renaissance Italy (Victoria & Albert Museum 05/10/2006-07/01/2007) Elizabeth (National Maritime Museum 01/05/2003-14/09/2003) Medieval and Renaissance, room 62 Various contemporary pictures show mirrors in use, usually in the bedchamber or dressing room of... Bought for £22 3s from Monsieur Fulgence, (50 rue St Lazare, Paris); purchased on the Museum's... 13536 Casket and Mirror During the 16th century furnishings associated with beauty became more... 2014-08-29T20:11:05.000Z 2014-08-29T20:11:05.000Z 45.438251 Medieval and Renaissance, room 62, case 9 12.31849 mother of pearl, walnut Glass, hardwood painted with gilt embellishments, inset with mother-of-pearl 506 to B-1897 5061897 O79780 Mirror 1 Rectangular mirror frame with bracketed sides, crest and base, mounted on a scrolled pedestal,... Venice 2006AU5280 glass plate probably added some time in 19th Century Mirrors were highly sought after luxury items throughout Europe in the 16th century, and Venice... 3 VA mirror-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Painted, gilded, inlaid 1600 1575 view
view T&P Given by Mrs. Margith Inger Blakeley 1900-12-31 1850-01-01 late 19th century (made) Circular theatre token of mother of pearl with engraved band around outer edge recto and verso... Diameter: 3.4 cm Theatre admission token issued to William Edward Blakeley (d.1944), once Theatre Box Office... 14715 2014-08-29T20:15:27.000Z 2014-08-29T20:15:27.000Z In Storage 'THEATRE / Admit 2. / PIT / before 7o.c.' 'Mr. Blakeley' mother of pearl, ink Engraved mother of pearl S.219-1999 s2191999 O11438 Theatre token Circular theatre token of mother of pearl with engraved band around outer edge recto and verso... 3 theatre-token 2013-09-27T00:00:00.000Z engraved 1900 1850 view
view SSEA 1939-12-31 1930-01-01 ca. 1935-1939 (made) Woman's white cotton camisole made in Burma. Decorated with smocking and floral and foliate... Length: 52.1 cm, Width: 40.2 cm Believed to have been collected by the donor's father while living in Burma in the second half of... 16407 2014-08-29T20:23:25.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:25.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Cash's type makers name in Burmese with a seated chinthe' mother of pearl, machine made lace, cotton (textile) Cotton, machine made lace and mother of pearl buttons. Weaving, stitching, smocking and lace making IS.31-1998 is311998 O85080 Woman's camisole A tight fitting woman's sleeveless under bodice with a right hand front pocket. It is finely... Burma 1 womans-camisole 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z stitching, Weaving, lace making, hand smocking 1939 1930 view
view T&F Given by Miss J. Ludin 1829-12-31 1810-01-01 1810 - 1820s (made) Mother of pearl button engraved with a scene of a stage coach carrying male passengers, British,... Diameter: 7.3 cm The donor's ancestors were tailors specialising in military, livery and naval dress so the button... 16485 2014-08-29T20:23:44.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:44.000Z In Storage mother of pearl, brass Engraved mother of pearl with brass ring T.573-1999 t5731999 O11719 Button Engraved button of a stage coach drawn by four galloping horses with a house, trees and fields in... Great Britain Unique 3 button 2013-10-29T00:00:00.000Z engraved 1829 1810 view
view Galliano, John T&F Given by Slim Barrett. 1984-12-31 1984-01-01 1984 (made) Cream wool short-waisted jacket, Galliano, British, 1984 Width: 42 cm chest, Length: 56 cm From Galliano's first show ca. 1984 at olympia (2nd collection). 17768 2014-08-29T20:29:25.000Z 2014-08-29T20:29:25.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 mother of pearl, wool Woven wool and mother-of-pearl buttons T.923-2000 t9232000 O83424 Jacket Cream wool short-waisted jacket, unlined, with long rounded sleeves. Double-breasted with... Great Britain 2 jacket-galliano-john 2013-09-03T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, sewing 1984 1984 view
view 2006au2719 jpg s Kyukoku EAS Pfungst Gift 1850-12-31 1795-01-01 ca. 1800-1850 (made) Inro, mother of pearl incised with gold on a lacquered ground, silk-winder, ca.1800-50 Height: 9.8 cm, Width: 6.9 cm, Depth: 2.0 cm Historical significance: Depicts a silk winder in the Milky Way, an allusion to the Tanabata... 18061 2014-08-29T20:31:01.000Z 2014-08-29T20:31:01.000Z 37.487598 In Storage 139.838287 Kyukoku artist's name mother of pearl, lacquer Mother-of-pearl, incised with gold, on a lacquered ground W.361-1922 w3611922 O72514 Inro Japan 2006AU2719 The inro is a tiered container that was traditionally worn by men only. The traditional Japanese... 3 inro-kyukoku 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z incising 1850 1795 view
view 2006bf1814 jpg s Unknown Beth McKillop. <u>Koean Art and Design</u>. London: V&A, 1992. 75. EAS 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1900 (made) Height: 33.5 cm, Width: 99.7 cm, Depth: 64.5 cm 18331 2014-08-29T20:32:23.000Z 2014-08-29T20:32:23.000Z 38.281347 In Storage 127.095594 wood, mother of pearl, lacquer Lacquered wood, with mother-of-pearl inlay FE.34-1991 fe341991 O15169 Table Low slung table with inlaid decoration of rocks, plum blossom and four birds, bordered by... Korea 2006BF1814 Lacquer is the sap from the tree Rhus verniciflua that grows mainly in East Asia. After... 3 table-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z inlaid 1900 1800 view
view 2006ac4824 jpg s Unknown Lightbown, Ronald. <u>Medieval European Jewellery: with a catalogue of the collection in the... MET 1500-12-31 1400-01-01 1400-1500 (made) Medallion pendant, silver-gilt edge with a depiction of the Adoration of the Magi in... Diameter: 2.2 cm Jewellery, room 91 18364 2014-08-29T20:32:34.000Z 2014-08-29T20:32:34.000Z 51.090839 Jewellery, room 91, case 4, shelf D, box 3 10.45424 mother of pearl, silver-gilt Carved mother-of-pearl mounted in silver-gilt 39-1894 391894 O15225 Medallion pendant 1 The medallion is enclosed in a round case edged by a ribbed and twisted band. The front is set... Germany 2006AC4824 3 VA medallion-pendant-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving, gilding, embossing 1500 1400 view
view 2006ac4105 jpg s Unknown Ronald Lightbown, <u>Medieval European Jewellery</u>, London, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1992,... MET 1475-12-31 1425-01-01 1425-1475 (made) Pendant, silver, silver gilt, mother of pearl, depicting <i>St. Bartholomew</i>.Germany, 1425-1475. Diameter: 3.2 cm 19080 2014-08-29T20:36:33.000Z 2014-08-29T20:36:33.000Z 51.090839 In Storage 10.45424 mother of pearl, Silver, gold Silver, silver gilt, mother of pearl 514-1903 5141903 O16616 Pendant Pendant, silver, silver gilt, mother of pearl. The obverse set with the mother of pearl roundel... Germany 2006AC4105 3 pendant-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving, gilding 1475 1425 view