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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 1880-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1880 (made) Glass snuff bottle, opaque mottled white, with overlay of blue glass around the foot, China,... Height: 5.1 cm 34 2014-08-29T19:17:37.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:37.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass Glass, opaque mottled white, with overlay of blue glass around the foot 431-1880 4311880 O8238 Snuff bottle The bottle is a flattened pear form with no stopper. It is made of glass, opaque mottled white,... China 2006AU9231 The original register entry states that the bottle was 'Fashioned in Pekin from material prepared... Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1880 1800 view
view 2006au9408 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1895-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1895 (made) Height: 8.6 cm 182 2014-08-29T19:18:41.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:41.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass Glass, opaque white, with overlay of blue glass carved in relief C.1529-1910 c15291910 O8262 Snuff bottle The bottle is an elongated flattened pear form with no stopper. It is made of glass, opaque... China 2006AU9408 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 1895 1750 view
view 2006au9410 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1909-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1909 (made) Height: 6.8 cm 185 2014-08-29T19:18:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:42.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 <font i>Ziyun xie</font> 'Designed by Ziyun', <font i>Yu</font> Glass Glass, opaque white, with overlay of blue glass carved in relief and a pink stopper, probably made of glass C.1571-1910 c15711910 O8266 Snuff bottle The bottle is baluster form a with a flared neck and graduated stopper with a finial. It is made... China 2006AU9410 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 1850 view
view 2006av9267 jpg s Unknown CER 1820-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1820 (made) Glass decanter and stopper, with engraved decoration and inscribed 'Success to the Waterford... Glass, room 131 470 2014-08-29T19:20:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:26.000Z 52.976181 Glass, room 131, case 75, shelf 3 7.85784 [Decanter] 'SUCCESS / TO THE / WATERFORD / VOLUNTEERS / 1782' Glass Glass, with engraved decoration C.641&A-1936 c6411936 O18864 Decanter and stopper true Glass decanter and stopper, with engraved decoration of laurel branches, crown and crest (?) Ireland 2006AV9267 3 VA decanter-and-stopper-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z engraving 1820 1800 view
view 2006bg9038 jpg s Unknown MET 1675-12-31 1650-01-01 1650-1675 (made) Necklace composed of glass, over blue foil, painted with devices in white, on silver backings... Height: 1.2 cm, Depth: 0.9 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 823 2014-08-29T19:22:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:13.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D1, box 7 -1.97685 'EJ' 'At Rest' 'GLORIA' 'VANITAS' Glass, Silver, foil, thread Glass, over painted blue foil on silver with wax thread M.50-1967 m501967 O126179 Necklace true Necklace composed of glass, over blue foil, painted with devices in white, on silver backings... England 2006BG9038 Each of the individual square panels of this necklace is set with a blue foil which has been... 3 VA necklace-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting 1675 1650 view
view Yang, Loretta EAS Given by Loretta Yang 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (made) Height: 19.5 cm, Diameter: 20.5 cm New Glass Art from China (Victoria & Albert Museum 28/04/0098-11/10/0098) China, room 44 892 ‘PUMPKIN BOX’ 1997, Loretta Yang (born 1952) Glass cast by the lost wax method Taiwan Given by... 2014-08-29T19:22:37.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:37.000Z 23.599751 China, room 44, case 53 121.023811 Glass, cast using the lost wax method FE.14-1998 fe141998 O18943 Box true Circular box in the shape of a pumpkin. Of a light green colour the box has an all-round pattern... Taiwan Circular box in the shape of a pumpkin. Of a light green colour the box has an all-round pattern... 2 VA pumpkin-box-box-yang-loretta 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Pumpkin Box 1997 1997 view
view 2008bt4140 jpg s Unknown CER Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) 37 glass 'trade' beads, made in Italy (Venice) or Bohemia, 19th century, for European trade in... The accessions register notes that the beads were 'made for the African and Indian trades'. These beads were given to the Museum of Practical Geology, located at Jermyn Street, London. The... 1580 2014-08-29T19:25:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:42.000Z 45.438251 In Storage 12.31849 Glass Glass, white, single-coloured and variegated 4555:3-1901 455531901 O126000 Beads 37 'trade' beads of white, single coloured and variegated glass Venice 2008BT4140 These beads are of the kind known as 'trade', 'aggry' or, sometimes, 'slave' beads. They are... 3 beads-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1800 view
view 2008bt4141 jpg s Unknown CER Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) 38 glass 'trade' beads, made in Italy (Venice) or Bohemia, 19th century, for European trade in... The accessions register notes that the beads were 'made for the African and Indian trades'. These beads were given to the Museum of Practical Geology, located at Jermyn Street, London. The... 1623 2014-08-29T19:25:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:53.000Z 45.438251 In Storage 12.31849 Glass Glass, white, single-coloured and variegated 4555:2-1901 455521901 O125999 Beads 38 'trade' beads of white, single coloured and variegated glass. Venice 2008BT4141 These beads are of the kind known as ‘trade’, ‘aggry’ or, sometimes, ‘slave’ beads. They are... 3 beads-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1800 view
view 2006bj7566 jpg s Taddel, Heinrich MET Bequeathed by George Mitchell 1769-12-31 1760-01-01 ca. 1765 (made) Glass box, inlaid with diagonal bands of black composition decorated with gold and shell,... Height: 3.2 cm, Width: 8.6 cm, Depth: 6.6 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 1655 2014-08-29T19:26:02.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:02.000Z 51.03973 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 65, shelf B, box 3 13.612906 Glass, gold, shell Glass, inlaid with gold and shell in black composition; gold mounts 199-1878 1991878 O113736 Box true Glass box, inlaid with gold and shell in diagonal bands of black compostion; gold mounts Dresden (city) 2006BJ7566 3 VA box-taddel-heinrich 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1769 1760 view
view 2008bt4177 jpg s Unknown Beads featured in V&A web theme 'Trade Beads'... CER Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology 1750-12-31 1600-01-01 17th century - first half 18th century (made) 31 glass 'trade' beads, made in Italy (Venice), 1600-1750, for European trade in Africa (part of... Cultural Connections: Africa (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/07/2008-30/06/2009) Accessions register entry suggests the beads were 'exported from Bristol for the West African... These beads were given to the Museum of Practical Geology, located at Jermyn Street, London. The... 1659 Glass beads Europe, particularly Venice, Bohemia (now the Czech Republic) and the... 2014-08-29T19:26:03.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:03.000Z 45.438251 In Storage 12.31849 Glass Glass 4551:3-1901 455131901 O125990 Beads 31 'trade' beads of single-coloured, variegated, white and clear glass Venice 2008BT4177 These glass beads are of the kind known as ‘trade’, ‘aggry’ or, sometimes, ‘slave’ beads. They... 3 beads-unknown 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1750 1600 view
view 2008bt4173 jpg s Unknown CER Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) 22 glass 'trade' beads, made in Italy (Venice), 19th century, for European trade in Africa (part... The accessions register notes that the beads were 'made for use in the African slave trade'. These beads were given to the Museum of Practical Geology, located at Jermyn Street, London. The... 1662 2014-08-29T19:26:04.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:04.000Z 45.438251 In Storage 12.31849 Glass Glass, gilded, with applied threads and dots of coloured glass 4553:2-1901 455321901 O125993 Beads 22 beads of white or coloured glass, decorated with gilding and with applied threads or dots of... Venice 2008BT4173 These glass beads are of the kind known as ‘trade’, ‘aggry’ or, sometimes, ‘slave’ beads. They... 3 beads-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z lampworking 1900 1800 view
view 2008bt4177 jpg s Unknown Beads featured in V&A web theme 'Trade Beads'... CER Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology 1750-12-31 1600-01-01 17th century - first half 18th century (made) 19 glass 'trade' beads, made in Italy (Venice), 1600-1750, for European trade in Africa (part of... Cultural Connections: Africa (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/07/2008-30/06/2009) Accessions register entry suggests the beads were 'exported from Bristol for the West African... These beads were given to the Museum of Practical Geology, located at Jermyn Street, London. The... 1679 Glass beads Europe, particularly Venice, Bohemia (now the Czech Republic) and the... 2014-08-29T19:26:09.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:09.000Z 45.438251 In Storage 12.31849 Glass Glass 4551:2-1901 455121901 O125989 Beads 19 'trade' beads of single-coloured, variegated, white and clear glass Venice 2008BT4177 These glass beads are of the kind known as ‘trade’, ‘aggry’ or, sometimes, ‘slave’ beads. They... 3 beads-unknown 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1750 1600 view
view 2006bk0718 jpg s Unknown EAS Given by Dr W.L. Hildburgh, F.S.A. 1850-12-31 1770-01-01 1770-1850 (made) Height: 17.7 cm, Diameter: 8.5 cm 1767 2014-08-29T19:26:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:35.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass, mould-blown C.46-1953 c461953 O123806 Bottle Transparent blue glass with running dots, a very neat circular concavity on base China 2006BK0718 3 bottle-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1850 1770 view
view 2006ap4191 jpg s Unknown Egypts Golden Age;The art of living in the New Kingdom - Ed. various (1982, Pg.163, no.175)... CER 1400 BC-1336 BC (made) Unguent jar (krateriskos), Egypt, 1450-1295 Height: 6.4 cm, Width: 5.5 cm maximum Glass, room 131 1787 2014-08-29T19:26:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:38.000Z 26.69636 Glass, room 131, case 46 30.246469 Glass, core-formed, with applied thread decoration 1011-1868 10111868 O20 Unguent jar true Egypt 2006AP4191 Andrews, C. British Museum; 18th Dynasty (1400-1336 BC) during the reign of Tuthmosis IV-Akhenaten 3 VA unguent-jar-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z -1336 -1400 view
view 2008bu7139 jpg s Unknown CER 0500-12-31 0400-01-01 5th century (made) Flask, Eastern Mediterranean, , 400-499, 1032-1868 . Height: 7.2 cm, Width: 5.3 cm, Weight: 0.04 kg Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Like many ancient peoples, the Romans believed in an afterlife that would be an idealized form of... 1814 2014-08-29T19:26:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:42.000Z Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 14 Glass 1032-1868 10321868 O47 Flask true Bell shaped bottle, purple with an iridescent surface 2008BU7139 Eastern Mediterranean Roman society was fastidious about personal hygiene and appearance. Small bottles for oil and... 3 VA flask-unknown 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 500 400 view
view CER 1876-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1876 (made) Bottle, purple glass, pattern-moulded with applied decoration, Iran, 1800-1876 Height: 16.5 cm, Width: 7.6 cm greatest width Glass, room 131 1825 2014-08-29T19:26:43.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:43.000Z 32.42065 Glass, room 131, case 6, shelf 2 53.682362 Glass, purple, mould-blown 103-1877 1031877 O58 Bottle true Bottle, pattern-moulded body with cypress trees, with applied butterfly at spout Iran Same workshop as 885-1889 3 VA cypress-tree-mould-bottle 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Cypress tree mould 1876 1800 view
view CER 1600-12-31 1400-01-01 15th century - 16th century (made) 4 beads of opaque red glass, made in Italy (Venice), 15th or 16th century, for European trade in... Length: 14.5 cm Whole string, Length: 2.6 cm Of longest bead The accessions register notes that the beads were 'made for trading'. The donor of these beads was Moses Lewin Levin, a London bead merchant whose import-export... 1829 2014-08-29T19:26:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:44.000Z 45.438251 In Storage 12.31849 Glass Glass, opaque red 1040-1904 10401904 O62 Beads 4 tubular beads of opaque red glass. A folded paper label notes that they are 'Old Venetian... Venice These glass beads are of the kind known as ‘trade’, ‘aggry’ or, sometimes, ‘slave’ beads. They... 3 beads 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1400 view
view 2008bt4154 jpg s Unknown CER Single glass bead, probably used in European trade in Africa Length: 3.5 cm, Depth: 0.7 cm The accessions register notes that the bead may be 'a specimen of what is known in West Africa as... The donor of this bead was Moses Lewin Levin, a London bead merchant whose import-export business... 1851 Bead made in imitation of the beads in West Africa known as Popo 2014-08-29T19:26:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:47.000Z 45.438251 In Storage 12.31849 Glass 1052-1904 10521904 O84 Bead Single tubular bead of faceted grey-blue glass Venice 2008BT4154 This glass bead is of the kind known as ‘trade’, ‘aggry’ or, sometimes, ‘slave’ beads. Such beads... 3 bead-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z view
view 2008bt4155 jpg s Unknown CER 2 glass beads, probably used in European trade in Africa Diameter: 0.7 cm approximately The accessions register notes that the bead may have been 'made in imitation of the beads known... The donor of these beads was Moses Lewin Levin, a London bead merchant whose import-export... 1854 Bead made in imitation of the beads in West Africa known as Popo 2014-08-29T19:26:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:48.000Z 45.438251 In Storage 12.31849 Glass Glass 1053-1904 10531904 O87 Bead 2 beads of grey-blue glass, rounded tubular form Venice 2008BT4155 These blue glass beads are of the kind known as ‘trade’, ‘aggry’ or, sometimes, ‘slave’ beads.... 3 bead-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z view
view 2008bt4161 jpg s Unknown CER 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) 10 glass 'trade' beads, made in Bohemia, 19th century, for European trade in Africa Cultural Connections: Africa (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/07/2008-30/06/2009) Exhibition Road entrance, room 222 The donor of these beads was Moses Lewin Levin, a London bead merchant whose import-export... 1856 Glass beads Europe, particularly Venice, Bohemia (now the Czech Republic) and the... 2014-08-29T19:26:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:48.000Z 49.803589 Exhibition Road entrance, room 222, case LW 14.47879 Glass Glass, single-coloured and variegated 1054-1904 10541904 O89 Beads true 10 beads of glass: two long octagonal beads of red glass, one triangular ruby-coloured, one long... Bohemia 2008BT4161 These glass beads are of the kind known as 'trade', 'aggry' or, sometimes, 'slave' beads. They... 3 VA beads-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1800 view