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view 2006am6398 jpg s Michitoshi EAS 1850-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1850 (made) Tsuba- with snake Height: 7.6 cm, Width: 7 cm, Depth: 1 cm British Galleries, room 125d Made in Japan by Michitoshi 6518 British Galleries: SWORD GUARDS (tsuba)<br> The Japanese samurai (warrior) was a figure of great... 2014-08-29T19:39:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:39:58.000Z 37.487598 British Galleries, room 125d, case 3 139.838287 Inscribed with maker's mark 'Michitoshi-saku' Brass, inlaid with gold and silver, with relief decoration of a snake with gold and shakudo eyes and a copper tongue 1461-1888 14611888 O77413 Sword guard 1 Japan 2006AM6398 Object Type The main function of the tsuba is to prevent the warrior's hand from sliding up on to... 3 VA sword-guard-michitoshi 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1850 1800 view
view 2006am6847 jpg s Unknown MET 1700-12-31 1600-01-01 17th century (made) Height: 123 cm, Depth: 13.5 cm pan, Diameter: 36 cm pan British Galleries, room 57b Made in England 6545 2014-08-29T19:40:04.000Z 2014-08-29T19:40:04.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 57b, case 1 -1.97685 Brass, with a brass mounted iron handle, the lid perforated and engraved 1462-1870 14621870 O77414 Warming pan 1 England 2006AM6847 Object Type In a period when houses were inadequately heated damp sheets and cold beds were a... 3 VA warming-pan-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1600 view
view 2006am2273 jpg s Hatch, Anthony Blair, Claude, "Surrey Enamels Reattributed: Part 1", <u>Journal of the Antique Metalware... MET 1654-12-31 1645-01-01 ca. 1650 (made) Enamelled brass ('London Enamel' formerly 'Surrey Enamel'), probably made by Anthony Hatch and... Height: 24.8 cm, Diameter: 17.8 cm base British Galleries, room 56d This candlestick is from a group of cast and enamelled brasswares that include stirrups,... Probably made in the London workshop of Anthony Hatch (active from 1632, died, probably in... 6949 British Galleries: This is one of a group of brasswares made using this technique, including... 2014-08-29T19:41:20.000Z 2014-08-29T19:41:20.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 56d, case 3 -0.12714 enamel, brass Brass, cast and decorated with enamel 175-1906 1751906 O77442 Candlestick 1 Trumpet based candlestick of cast brass, cylindrical stem with wide shallow drip pan half way up,... London 2006AM2273 Object Type Candlesticks of this form, with large trumpet-shaped bases and concave dish-trays,... 3 VA candlestick-hatch-anthony 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z casting, enamelling 1654 1645 view
view 2006al7887 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Mrs Eric Hervey 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Commemorative teaspoon Length: 9.2 cm, Width: 2 cm, Depth: 1 cm British Galleries, room 122f Made in England. One from a set of three. Souvenir of Great Exhibition, 1851. From a group of... 9078 British Galleries: Spoons were traditionally used as commemorative gifts. Such mementoes of the... 2014-08-29T19:49:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:13.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 122f, case 1 -1.97685 Brass, stamped CIRC.808-1969 circ8081969 O78098 Commemorative teaspoon 1 England 2006AL7887 Object Type Spoons are a traditional souvenir. They have been made to commemorate events such as... 3 VA commemorative-teaspoon-unknown 2014-08-18T00:00:00.000Z 1851 1851 view
view Delgado, George PDP Given by Alan Delgado and his sister Mrs M. B. Finzi, children of the licensee 1894-12-31 1885-01-01 ca. 1890 (made) Delgado's Polygraph with replica instructions Depth: 0.75 cm, Diameter: 12 cm British Galleries, room 122b patented by the Polygraph Co., Philadelphia, USA Made in England under licence by George Delgado; 9122 British Galleries: Delgado's Polygraph was a Victorian drawing tool used to create patterns. It... 2014-08-29T19:49:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:27.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 122b, case 1 -1.97685 Brass E.1556 to B-1976 e15561976 O78145 Polygraph 1 England Object Type This object, made from brass, is a circular metal template used as an aid to making... 2 VA polygraph-delgado-george 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z 1894 1885 view
view 2006am8669 jpg s Maden MET 1657-12-31 1657-01-01 1657 (made) Height: 13.2 cm, Width: 3 cm maximum, at hinge, Depth: 1.5 cm British Galleries, room 56d 9265 British Galleries: BOX, PEN-CASE AND SEALING-WAX CASE<br> A Sheffield craftsman named Madin or... 2014-08-29T19:50:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:07.000Z 53.38311 British Galleries, room 56d, case 3 -1.464544 Inscribed 'I was in Sheffeid made & many can Witness: I was not made by any man'; one end... Brass, with engraved decoration M.118-1930 m1181930 O78429 Sealing wax case 1 Sheffield 2006AM8669 Dated 1657 Object Type This brass case was made to contain sealing-wax, which was used in the past with a... 3 VA sealing-wax-case-maden 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1657 1657 view
view 2006am6136 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Miss E. H. Campbell 1500-12-31 1450-01-01 1450-1500 (made) Height: 19.3 cm, Diameter: 8.1 cm British Galleries, room 58b Made in Flanders (now divided between Belgium and The Netherlands) 9303 British Galleries: Lighted candles served both a symbolic and practical function during church... 2014-08-29T19:50:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:19.000Z 50.500992 British Galleries, room 58b, case 1 4.47677 Brass, cast and turned M.19-1919 m191919 O78471 Candlestick 1 Belgium 2006AM6136 Object Type By the middle of the 15th century this form of candlestick characterised by large... 3 VA candlestick-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1500 1450 view
view 2006an1423 jpg s Hands, John MET 1845-08-28 1845-08-28 1845 (design registered) 1st of pair of curtain tie-backs, in the form of hand holding leaves Height: 8 cm, Width: 15 cm, Depth: 25.6 cm British Galleries, room 123 Design registered, 28/08/1845. Made in Birmingham by the firm of John Hands 9360 British Galleries: These decorative household items were fixed to the walls and used to hold the... 2014-08-29T19:50:34.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:34.000Z 52.478588 British Galleries, room 123, case 7 -1.9086 Brass M.29&A-1985 m291985 O78530 Curtain tie backs 1 Birmingham 2006AN1423 Made in Birmingham by the firm of John Hands Object Type In the 19th century, during the day, the long heavy curtains in the drawing room or... 3 VA curtain-tie-backs-hands-john 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1845 1845 view
view 2006am0503 jpg s Unknown MET Bequeathed by G. Russell-Davies, through the Brighton Museum 1850-12-31 1820-01-01 1820-1850 (made) Height: 19.3 cm British Galleries, room 118e Probably made in Birmingham 9399 British Galleries: Before the early 19th century brass candlesticks were made by casting in a... 2014-08-29T19:50:45.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:45.000Z 52.478588 British Galleries, room 118e, case 1 -1.9086 Brass M.393-1917 m3931917 O78574 Candlestick 1 Birmingham 2006AM0503 Object Type This brass candlestick is typical of the cheap domestic brass wares that were... 3 VA candlestick-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1850 1820 view
view 2006am3567 jpg s Allen, Elias MET Given by the Council of the Royal United Service Institution 1617-12-31 1617-01-01 1617 (made) Height: 2.5 cm closed, Diameter: 6.4 cm British Galleries, room 56e Designed and made in the London workshop of Elias Allen (born in Ashurst, Kent, about 1588, died... 9422 British Galleries: This ingenious instrument tells the time by day using a sun-dial, and at night... 2014-08-29T19:50:52.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:52.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 56e, case 6 -0.12714 Brass, engraved M.51-1963 m511963 O78597 Astronomical compendium 1 London 2006AM3567 Object Type This compass-dial was used to tell the time during the day and also at night. In... 3 va astronomical-compendium-allen-elias 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1617 1617 view
view 2006al3990 jpg s Day, B. North, Anthony, R.E., "Contrasts: English Gothic Revival Wares in Brass", <u>Journal of the... MET 1844-12-31 1835-01-01 ca. 1840 (made) 1st of pair of chimney ornaments, with gothic mounts Height: 56.5 cm, Width: 16 cm British Galleries, room 120 Manufactured by B. Day in Snow Hill, Birmingham 9447 British Galleries: By the 1830s, the Medieval Revival style was popular enough to be used in... 2014-08-29T19:51:01.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:01.000Z 52.478588 British Galleries, room 120, case 1 -1.9086 Inscribed 'Days Patent' and carrying a label Brass, cast and stamped, partly lacquered black; circular face screen missing from the top M.64-1967 m641967 O78624 Chimney ornament 1 Birmingham 2006AL3990 Object Type This chimney ornament and its pair (M.64A-1967), are examples of the cheaply-made... 3 VA chimney-ornament-day-b 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1844 1835 view
view 2006at2422 jpg s Unknown <u>A Grand Design</u> (London: V&A Publications, 1997): cat.no.102, pp.255-256 Tim Stanley ed.,... MES 1496-12-31 1463-01-01 ca. 1468-1496 (made) Hexagonal brass lamp-holder made for the Mamluk sultan Qa'itbay, Egypt (probably Cairo), 1468-1496. Height: 176 cm, Width: 74 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 10037 Lamp-Holder of Sultan Qa'itbay Egypt, probably Cairo 1468-96 This huge lamp-holder was once... 2014-08-29T19:53:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:51.000Z 26.69636 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 14W 30.246469 'Glory be to our master the Sultan al-Malik al-Ashraf Abu'l-Nasr Qa'itbay, may his victories be... brass (alloy) Brass, pierced, inlaid and engraved 109-1888 1091888 O79400 Mosque lamp 1 Hexagonal brass mosque lamp, tapering upwards and surmounted by a dome with a suspension hook in... Egypt 2006AT2422 Made for a mosque in Cairo built by the Mamluk Sultan Qa'itbay (r. 1468-1496). This enormous hanging lamp holder was originally made for the Mamluk sultan Qa'itbay (1468-96).... 3 VA mosque-lamp-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z inlay (process), piercing, engraving 1496 1463 view
view 2006at8011 jpg s Gimson, Ernest William MET 1914-12-31 1905-01-01 ca. 1910 (made) Sconce (wall light), one of a pair Height: 25.4 cm, Width: 17.8 cm, Depth: 9.5 cm base Morris to Mingei, Arts and Crafts in Britain, Europe and Japan (Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya 05/06/2009-16/08/2009) Morris to Mingei, Arts and Crafts in Britain, Europe and Japan (Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo 24/01/2009-05/04/2009) Morris to Mingei, Arts and Crafts in Britain, Europe and Japan (The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto 05/09/2008-01/11/2008) British Galleries, room 125g Designed and made in Gloucestershire by Ernest W. Gimson (born in Leicester, 1864, died in... 10201 British Galleries: Ernest Gimson was one of the most influential and committed of Arts and Crafts... 2014-08-29T19:54:21.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:21.000Z 51.76424 British Galleries, room 125g, case 4 -2.15137 brass (alloy) Brass, pierced and engraved M.32A-1939 m32a1939 O79581 Candle sconce 1 The design is a pattern of English oak leaves and acorns. Gloucestershire 2006AT8011 Object Type This sconce (wall light) was designed and made by the designer and furniture-maker... 3 VA candle-sconce-gimson-ernest-william 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z piercing, engraving 1914 1905 view
view Unknown EAS 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (made) Keyring with swivel disc, brass, China (Shanghai), 1997. Produced to commemorate the handover of... Hong Kong Handover 10237 2014-08-29T19:54:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:32.000Z 31.247709 In Storage 121.472618 Brass FE.89-1997 fe891997 O69724 Keyring Keyring with swivel disc depicting the bauhinia flower and crossed flags of Hong Kong and China,... Shanghai 2 keyring-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1997 1997 view
view Unknown EAS 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (made) Keyring with swivel disc, brass, China (Shanghai), 1997. Produced to commemorate the handover of... Hong Kong Handover 10238 2014-08-29T19:54:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:32.000Z 31.247709 In Storage 121.472618 Brass FE.90-1997 fe901997 O69727 Keyring Keyring with swivel disc depicting the bauhinia flower and dolphin, brass Shanghai 2 keyring-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1997 1997 view
view 2008bt3361 jpg s Unknown MES Bequeathed by Edmond Dresden 1899-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1899 (made) Penannular brass bangle with flared ends and three fluted knops, Egypt, 1850-1899. Diameter: 5.3 cm (at widest point), Height: 3.5 cm Accessions register entry: 'Bracelet of cast bronze, roughly chased. / a flat penannular band,... 13479 2014-08-29T20:10:54.000Z 2014-08-29T20:10:54.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 brass Brass, incising 326-1904 3261904 O79715 Bangle Penannular bracelet made from a strip of brass which widens at each end. The outside is... Egypt 2008BT3361 Bracelets were part of traditional costume in most Islamic cultures, and were always originally... 3 bangle-unknown 2014-04-03T00:00:00.000Z incising 1899 1850 view
view 2006am6136 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Miss E. H. Campbell 1500-12-31 1450-01-01 1450-1500 (made) Height: 19.3 cm, Diameter: 8.1 cm British Galleries, room 58b Made in Flanders (now divided between Belgium and The Netherlands) 13922 British Galleries: Lighted candles served both a symbolic and practical function during church... 2014-08-29T20:12:07.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:07.000Z 50.500992 British Galleries, room 58b, case 1 4.47677 Brass, cast and turned M.19A-1919 m19a1919 O80234 Candlestick 1 Belgium 2006AM6136 Object Type By the middle of the 15th century this form of candlestick characterised by large... 3 VA candlestick-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1500 1450 view
view 2006am2274 jpg s Hatch, Anthony Blair, Claude, "Surrey Enamels Reattributed: Part 1", <u>Journal of the Antique Metalware... MET 1654-12-31 1645-01-01 ca. 1650 (made) Candlestick, one of a pair, probably made in the London workshop of Anthony Hatch or Stephen... Height: 24.8 cm, Diameter: 17.8 cm base BADA Fair (01/03/2004-31/03/2004) This candlestick is from a group of cast and enamelled brasswares that include stirrups,... Probably made in the London workshop of Anthony Hatch (active from 1632, died, probably in... 14431 British Galleries: This is one of a group of brasswares made using this technique, including... 2014-08-29T20:14:12.000Z 2014-08-29T20:14:12.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 enamel, brass Brass, cast and decorated with enamel 175A-1906 175a1906 O80850 Candlestick Trumpet based candlestick of cast brass, cylindrical stem with wide shallow drip pan half way up,... London 2006AM2274 Object Type Candlesticks of this form, with large trumpet-shaped bases and concave dish-trays,... 3 candlestick-hatch-anthony 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z casting, enamelling 1654 1645 view
view Unknown MES Frank Smith Bequest 1400-12-31 1300-01-01 1300-1400 (made) Middle East, Metalwork. Candlestick, brass with traces of silver inlay, with engraved decoration... Height: 14 cm, Diameter: 11.5 cm base 14603 CANDLESTICK Brass, formerly inlaid with silver. Egyptian (Mamluk); 14th century [pre 2002] 2014-08-29T20:15:01.000Z 2014-08-29T20:15:01.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 brass Brass, formerly inlaid with silver M.467-1922 m4671922 O65701 Candlestick Candlestick, brass with traces of silver inlay, with engraved decoration and Arabic inscriptions Egypt 3 candlestick-unknown 2014-06-25T00:00:00.000Z hammered 1400 1300 view
view 2006au3531 jpg s Day, B. MET 1844-12-31 1835-01-01 ca. 1840 (made) 1st of pair of chimney ornaments, with gothic mounts Height: 56.5 cm, Width: 16 cm Manufactured by B. Day in Snow Hill, Birmingham 14899 British Galleries: By the 1830s, the Medieval Revival style was popular enough to be used in... 2014-08-29T20:16:10.000Z 2014-08-29T20:16:10.000Z 52.478588 In Storage -1.9086 Inscribed 'Days Patent' and carrying a label Brass, cast and stamped, partly lacquered black; circular face screen missing from the top M.64A-1967 m641967 O80977 Chimney ornament Birmingham 2006AU3531 Object Type This chimney ornament and its pair (M.64-1967), are examples of the cheaply-made... 3 chimney-ornament-day-b 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1844 1835 view