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view 2006am5814 jpg s Ancellet, Denis Louis FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1784-12-31 1775-01-01 ca. 1780 (made) Three-tiered set of standing corner shelves, of solid and veneered mahogany, set with gilt-bronze... Weight: 22 kg, Height: 89.5 cm, Width: 41.5 cm Acquired by John Jones before 1882 377 2014-08-29T19:19:57.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:57.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 Mahogany, marble, gilt bronze, porphyry Solid and veneered mahogany, with gilt-bronze mounts, the shelves of grey Bardiglietto marble, the top of green porphyry 1092A-1882 10921882 O11862 Corner shelf Paris 2006AM5814 Small sets of standing corner shelves, known as encoignures à jours (‘open corner shelves’), had... 3 corner-shelf-ancellet-denis-louis 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, cast, veneered, chased, gilded 1784 1775 view
view 2006ae9388 jpg s Righetti, Francesco <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year... SCP Jones bequest 1784-12-31 1784-01-01 signed and dated 1784 (made) Bronze centaur, Francesco Righetti, Italian (Roman), dated 1784 Height: 39.5 cm figure, Length: 27 cm plinth, Weight: 15.82 kg Sculpture, room 111 47360 2014-08-29T22:29:47.000Z 2014-08-29T22:29:47.000Z 41.903111 Sculpture, room 111, case 10, shelf 4 12.49576 'F. Righetti f. Romae, 1784' Made by F. Righetti in Rome, 1784. marble, bronze, porphyry, ormolu Bronze, with a marble base 979-1882 9791882 O88461 Statuette 1 Figure in bronze of a centaur, on a plinth of marble and porphyry, mounted with ormolu. Rome 2006AE9388 Righetti catered mainly for foreigners on the Grand Tour. He had a large workshop and produced... 3 VA a-centaur-statuette-righetti-francesco 2014-01-13T00:00:00.000Z carving, casting A centaur 1784 1784 view
view 2009by8545 jpg s della Robbia <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year... SCP 1520-12-31 1475-01-01 ca. 1480-1520 (made) Coat of arms of the Minerbetti family in a circular frame, (Italy) Florence, about 1480-1520 Depth: 14.8 cm, Diameter: 87.4 cm, Weight: 60 kg estimate Medieval and Renaissance, room 50a On account of the presence of the papal keys in the left-hand corner, Marquand (<u>Robbia... Purchased in Florence through Mr J.C. Robinson, £2 Historical significance: The Minerbetti... 62197 2014-08-29T23:21:14.000Z 2014-08-29T23:21:14.000Z 43.782372 Medieval and Renaissance, room 50a, case WS 11.25499 porphyry, terracotta Polychrome enamelled terracotta and porphyry 62-1882 621882 O93179 Coat of arms 1 A circular coat of arms in polychrome enamelled terracotta and porphyry. On the porphyry disc in... Florence 2009BY8545 The Minerbetti family played a key role in the political framework of Florence between 1300 and... 3 VA stemma-of-the-minerbetti-family-coat-of-arms-della-robbia 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z enamelled Stemma of the Minerbetti family 1520 1475 view
view 2006bc0233 jpg s van Steynemoelen, Seger Campbell, Marian. [Catalogue entry]. <u>In</u>: <u>Charles Le Téméraire (1433-1477): Faste et... MET 1491-12-31 1468-01-01 1468-1491 (made) Silver, Flemish, green porphyry, mounted in silver-gilt, the handle and spout dragon shaped. Height: 15.2 cm, Width: 8.2 cm, Depth: 12.8 cm, Weight: 0.64 kg Gemmes de la Couronne (Groeningemuseum 23/03/2009-21/07/2009) Gemmes de la Couronne (Bruggemuseum 27/03/2009-21/07/2009) Charles the Bold (1433-1477): Splendour of Burgundy (Historisches Museum, Bern 25/04/2008-24/08/2008) Women of Distinction: Margaret of York and Margaret of Austria (Stedelijke Musea, Mechelen 17/09/2005-18/12/2005) Gemmes de la Couronne (Musée du Louvre, Paris 23/04/2001-23/04/2001) Medieval and Renaissance, room 10a Louvre Exhibition RF.2000/630 Stedelijke Exhibition RF.2004/938 Charles the Bold Exhibition... 86207 CRUET FOR THE MASS Porphyry, mounted in silver-gilt Maker's mark of Seger von Steynemolen... 2014-08-30T01:13:20.000Z 2014-08-30T01:13:20.000Z 51.028919 Medieval and Renaissance, room 10a, case 3 4.48544 Hallmark of Mechelen Makers mark of Seger van Steynemoelen Silver, silver-gilt, porphyry Green porphyry with silver-gilt mounts 627-1868 6271868 O111550 Ewer 1 Green porphyry ewer with gilded silver base, spout, handle and lid. The spouth is in the form of... Malines 2006BC0233 The mounts must have been made before 1491 when a different hallmark was introduced. The porphyry... This ewer is made of silver mounts, incorporating an ancient, probably Roman, porphyry vase, and... 3 VA ewer-van-steynemoelen-seger 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1491 1468 view
view Unknown For two similar figures see L. Budde and R. Nicholls, <u>'A Catalogue of the Greek and Roman... SCP Given by Dr W.L. Hildburgh F.S.A. 0300-12-31 0095-01-01 ca. 100-300 (made) A figure of red porphyry dressed in a classical toga and seated on a stool, probably of the... Height: 21 cm Serapis (or Sarapis, Zaparrus) was a composite deity, the name being a fusion of Osiris and the... This statuette shows a seated figure in a long toga, body turned and left arm raised. Earlier... 86264 2014-08-30T01:13:34.000Z 2014-08-30T01:13:34.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 porphyry Carved porphyry A.1-1939 a11939 O111620 Statuette A figure of red porphyry, dressed in a classical toga, seated on a plain stool-bench. The head,... Egypt Egypto-Roman This statuette shows a seated figure in a long toga, body turned and left arm raised. Earlier... 3 statuette-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving 300 95 view
view 2006ah4969 jpg s Unknown MET 0400-12-31 0001-01-01 1st century-4th century (made) Pair of gold earrings, decorated with granulation and hung with porphyry pendants, made in... [Earring] Height: 4.7 cm, Width: 1 cm, Depth: 1.5 cm [Earring] Height: 4.4 cm, Width: 0.9 cm, Depth: 1.5 cm Webb Collection. 86288 2014-08-30T01:13:40.000Z 2014-08-30T01:13:40.000Z 52.976181 In Storage 7.85784 gold, porphyry Gold, granulated, with porphyry 8745&A-1863 87451863 O111651 Pair of earrings Pair of gold earrings, decorated with granulation and hung with porphyry pendants. Europe 2006AH4969 Described as Roman in the Jewellery Gallery Summary Catalogue (V&A, 1982), but a more recent... These earrings were described as made in the Roman Empire, 1st to 4th century AD, in the... 3 pair-of-earrings-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z lapidary, granulation (metal decorating) 400 1 view
view 2006am5814 jpg s Ancellet, Denis Louis FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1784-12-31 1775-01-01 ca. 1780 (made) Three-tiered set of standing corner shelves, of solid and veneered mahogany, set with gilt-bronze... Height: 89.5 cm, Width: 41.5 cm Acquired by John Jones before 1882 87843 2014-08-30T01:21:01.000Z 2014-08-30T01:21:01.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 Mahogany, marble, Oak, gilt bronze, porphyry Solid mahogany and mahogany veneer, with gilt-bronze mounts; the shelves of Bardiglietto marble, the tops of green porphyry 1092-1882 10921882 O113538 Corner shelves Set of corner shelves (encoignure) with two shelves below the top. Veneered in mahogany on oak,... Paris 2006AM5814 Attributed to Denis Louis Ancellet Small sets of standing corner shelves, known as encoignures à jours, had first been made in Paris... 3 corner-shelves-ancellet-denis-louis 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding, casting, cabinet making, chasing 1784 1775 view
view 2006bj3179 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Mrs Carew from the Farquhar Matheson Collection 1800-12-31 1790-01-01 1790-1800 (made) Porphyry box, mounted in gold, set with a cameo of Priam kneeling before Achilles, Italy, 1790-1800 Diameter: 7.6 cm [Lid] Height: 1.6 cm [Box] Height: 1.8 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine ex Farquhar Matheson Collection 88101 2014-08-30T01:22:21.000Z 2014-08-30T01:22:21.000Z 42.502998 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 66, shelf B, box 1 12.57341 gold, porphyry Porphyry mounted in gold, set with a cameo M.304:1, 2-1921 m3041921 O113846 Box 1 porphyry box, mounted in gold, set with a cameo of Priam kneeling before Achilles Italy 2006BJ3179 3 VA box-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1790 view
view 2006bf2382 jpg s Unknown Williamson, P. ed. <u>The Medieval Treasury</u> (V&A Publications,1986) pp114,115 Algermissen, K.... MET 1170-12-31 1155-01-01 ca. 1160-1170 (made) Gilt copper on wood, and porphyry, Germany. 12th century. Height: 2.7 cm, Width: 38.5 cm, Depth: 22.9 cm, Weight: 3.6 kg Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 The altar has long been thought to have been made for Cathedral of Hildesheim since St Godehard,... 89255 2014-08-30T01:27:30.000Z 2014-08-30T01:27:30.000Z 52.343875 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 4 9.76338 C(ON)TINENTUR. HIC. EORUM. RELIQIE. QUORUM, IMAGINES. SVP. L(apidem). INFRA. SCULPTE. ST. ET S... wood, porphyry, copper gilt Porphyry, framed in wood, with plates of gilt copper and partially gilded, embellished with vernis brun. 10-1873 101873 O115270 Altar 1 A portable consecrated tablet for use as an altar. An oblong slab of porphyry, framed in wood and... Hildesheim 2006BF2382 The altar has long been thought to have been made for Cathedral of Hildesheim since St Godehard,... 3 VA hildesheim-portable-altar-altar-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding Hildesheim Portable ^Altar 1170 1155 view
view Unknown Delbrueck. <u>Antike Porphyrywerke.</u> Berlin, 1932. pp. 115-117. Butters, S. <u>The Triumph of... SCP 0400-12-31 0300-01-01 4th century Hand carved in porphyry. Egypt 4th century. Height: 15.2 cm, Width: 13.2 cm, Depth: 11.7 cm, Weight: 1.86 kg This hand A.1-1925, is almost identical to the right hand of a standing figure of a man in the... Bought with A.2-1925 by Dr W.L. Hildburgh from a dealer near the forum in Rome. Given to the V&A... 93571 2014-08-30T01:47:24.000Z 2014-08-30T01:47:24.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 porphyry Carved Porphyry A.1-1925 a11925 O120749 Hand A right hand apparently grasping the hilt of a sword. Egypt Probably carved in Egypt where the stone was obtained This right hand carved in porphyry was probably made in the 4th century Egypt and is apparently... 3 hand-hand-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved Hand 400 300 view
view 2006ba0069 jpg s Unknown Trusted, Marjorie, ed. <u>The Making of Sculpture. The Materials and Techniques of European... SCP Given by Dr W.L.Hildburgh L.F.S.A. 0400-12-31 0300-01-01 300-400 Head, porphyry, head of a warrior, Italy, 300-400 Height: 16 cm, Width: 11 cm, Depth: 8.0 cm, Weight: 2.04 kg Constantine the Great: York's Roman Emperor (The Yorkshire Museum 31/03/2006-29/10/2006) Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 An engraving by Piranesi (Antichita di Roma, III pl.19) shows that prior to restoration in the... The head is definitely from a relief, probably the sarcophagus of St Helena in the Vatican.... 93592 2014-08-30T01:47:30.000Z 2014-08-30T01:47:30.000Z 42.502998 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 2 12.57341 porphyry Carved Porphyry A.102-1956 a1021956 O120774 Head 1 The head of a warrior turned to the left. the warrior wears a conical helmet, is bearded and... Italy 2006BA0069 Roman This head represents a Goth or Persian warrior. It may come from the sarcophagus of St Helena,... 3 VA head-of-a-warrior-head-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving Head of a Warrior 400 300 view
view 2009ce2243 jpg s Ferrucci, Francesco di Giovanni (Francesco del Tadda) Butters, Suzanne. <u>The Triumph of Vulcan: Sculptor's Tools, Porphyry and the Prince in Ducal... SCP 1570-12-31 1570-01-01 1570 (made) Relief, porphyry, portrait of Cosimo I de' Medici, by Francesco di Giovanni Ferrucci (Francesco... Height: 71.1 cm without frame, Width: 50.8 cm without frame, Height: 88 cm with frame, Width: 70.2 cm with frame, Depth: 19.5 cm with frame Medieval and Renaissance, room 62 In sixteenth-century Florence there was a passionate campaign to make the royal and imperial... This relief was acquired in Florence in 1864 together with an eighteenth-century sedan chair used... 102055 The title of Grand Duke was conferred on Cosimo I by Pope Pius V in 1569. The relief is signed... 2014-08-30T02:27:33.000Z 2014-08-30T02:27:33.000Z 43.782372 Medieval and Renaissance, room 62, case WS 11.25499 MDLXX/FRANci OPVS/F 1570/ porphyry, white marble, serpentine Porphyry set in serpentine 1-1864 11864 O130477 Relief 1 Relief in porphyry set on an oval slab of serpentine (<i>verde di Prato</i>). The bust is shown... Florence 2009CE2243 Limited edition The title of Grand Duke was conferred on Cosimo I by Pope Pius V in 1569. The relief is signed... 3 VA portrait-of-cosimo-i-de-relief-ferrucci-francesco-di 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved Portrait of Cosimo I de' Medici 1570 1570 view
view 2007bm1911 jpg s Tadda, Francesco del Maclagan, Eric and Longhurst, Margaret H. <u>Catalogue of Italian Sculpture.</u> London, 1932. p.... SCP 1580-12-31 1550-01-01 1550-1580 (made) Head of a boy, Italian ca. 1550-1580. Height: 14 cm 104215 2014-08-30T02:35:24.000Z 2014-08-30T02:35:24.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 porphyry [] A.1-1924 a11924 O133094 Head Dark red carved head of a boy with curly hair. Neck and back of head are broken away. Italy 2007BM1911 This head of a boy in porphyry was made in Italy in about 1550-1580, perhaps by Francesco del Tadda. 3 head-of-a-boy-head-tadda-francesco-del 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving Head of a Boy 1580 1550 view
view Sibilio, Francesco Massinelli, Anna Maria with contributions by Jeanette Hanisee Gabriel. <u>Hardstones: The Gilbert... MET The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection on loan to the Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1850-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1850 (made) Gueridon table, Rome, Coloured marbles, gilt bronze, mahogany, Francesco Sibilio, 1830 Height: 83.8 cm, Diameter: 69.8 cm Provenance: Charles J. Winston, New York, 1974. 125161 2014-08-30T04:00:40.000Z 2014-08-30T04:00:40.000Z 41.903111 In Storage 12.49576 Mahogany, marble, bronze, gold, porphyry Cast gilt bronze, mahogany, inlaid green and white marble, green and red porphry and other stones. LOAN:GILBERT.1063:1-2008 loangilbert10632008 O157860 Gueridon table A circular marble tabletop with a design of concentric bands inlaid with geometrical patterns,... Rome Sir Arthur Gilbert and his wife Rosalinde formed one of the world's great decorative art... 2 gueridon-table-sibilio-francesco 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z inlay (process), gilding, casting 1850 1800 view
view Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year... SCP 1300-12-31 1250-01-01 second half 13th century (made) Pilaster, marble, green and red porphyry Length: 43 in, Width: 5.5 in Acquired in Rome. 126400 2014-08-30T04:05:53.000Z 2014-08-30T04:05:53.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 Glass, marble, porphyry Marble, porphyry 55-1882 551882 O159252 Pilaster Pilaster. Marble inlaid with green and red porphyry and glass mosaic. Italy This marble panel is inlaid with green and red porphyry and glass mosaic. The panel is Italian... 3 pilaster-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1300 1250 view
view Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year... SCP 2013-12-31 1300-01-01 13th or 14th century (made) Panel, marble, inlaid with red and green porphyry Length: 35 in, Width: 27.5 in Acquired in Rome. 126402 2014-08-30T04:05:54.000Z 2014-08-30T04:05:54.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 marble, porphyry Marble, porphyry 56-1882 561882 O159253 Mosaic Mosaic. Panel of white marble with geometrical inlay in red and green porphyry. Italy The marble panel was acquired in Rome and probably formed part of a choir screen or altar -... 2 mosaic-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z mosaic 2013 1300 view
view Unknown Hutton, E. <u>The Cosmati.</u> London: 1950. pl. 25, 36, 45B Giaovannoni, G. <u>I Monasteri di... SCP 2013-12-31 1300-01-01 13th or 14th century (made) Mosaic panel, white marble, geometrical inlay, red and green porphyry Length: 32 in, Width: 32 in The geometrical design of the panel is fairly common in Cosmati work; closely similar panels... Bought in Rome. 126407 2014-08-30T04:05:55.000Z 2014-08-30T04:05:55.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 porphyry, white marble White marble, porphyry 57-1882 571882 O159256 Mosaic Mosaic. Panel in white marble with geometrical inlay in red and green porphyry. Italy Design of the panel is cosmatesque. This white marble panel is inlaid with red and green porphyry. The geometrical style of this... 2 mosaic-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 2013 1300 view
view Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year... SCP 2013-12-31 1300-01-01 13th or 14th century (made) Panel, marble, green porphyry and glass mosaic Diameter: 17.75 in Bought in Rome. 126409 2014-08-30T04:05:55.000Z 2014-08-30T04:05:55.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 Glass, marble, porphyry Marble, porphyry 58-1882 581882 O159259 Mosaic Mosaic. A round panel of white marble inlaid with a disc of green porphyry surrounded by a band... Italy This round panel of white marble is inlaid with a disc of green porphyry surrounded by a band of... 2 mosaic-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z inlay 2013 1300 view
view Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year... SCP 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 18th century (made) Vase with cover, variegated marble Height: 12.5 in Jones Bequest. 130621 2014-08-30T04:22:01.000Z 2014-08-30T04:22:01.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 porphyry, variegated marble Variegated marble, red porphyry 1171A-1882 11711882 O164299 Vase with cover Vase with cover, one of a pair. Variegated marble, with base of red porphyry. Italy This pair of variegated marble vases with covers stand on a base of red porphyry. 3 vase-with-cover-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1700 view
view Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year... SCP Spanish jasper pedestal, circular, ormolu band, green porphyry base. Height: 7.625 in Jones Bequest. 130963 2014-08-30T04:23:15.000Z 2014-08-30T04:23:15.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 porphyry, Jasper, ormolu Jasper 1156-1882 11561882 O164291 Pedestal Pedestal. Spanish jasper, circular, with ormolu band and green porphyry base. Italy This pedestal, carved from Spanish jasper has an ormolu band and a green porphyry base. 3 pedestal-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z view