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view 2006ad3438 jpg s Unknown SCP Given by Sir Leigh Ashton 1500-12-31 1400-01-01 15th century (made) Panel, steatite, St. Basil, Greek, 15th century Diameter: 5.5 cm Given by Sir Leigh Ashton, F.S.A., London, in 1958. 16189 2014-08-29T20:22:18.000Z 2014-08-29T20:22:18.000Z 39.072449 In Storage 21.84556 steatite Steatite A.19-1958 a191958 O89517 Panel A circular medallion containing the half-figure of a nimbed saint; his hair is closely cut, but... Greece 2006AD3438 This is a circular steatite medallion representing St. Basil, made in Greece in the 15th... 3 st-basil-panel-unknown 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z St Basil 1500 1400 view
view 2006ah2960 jpg s Unknown SSEA Given by the Royal Asiatic Society 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) Lent by the Royal Asiatic Society of London to the India Museum. Transferred to South Kensington... 17191 2014-08-29T20:26:47.000Z 2014-08-29T20:26:47.000Z 20.190479 In Storage 84.439972 Steatite, blackened and painted IM.381-1924 im3811924 O82894 Panel A painted stone panel with five niches. The niches contain (left to right) Vishnu, Ganesha, Shiva... Odisha 2006AH2960 3 panel-unknown 2014-08-08T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1800 view
view 2006ap1041 jpg s Unknown Willis, Michael. <u>Buddhist Reliquaries from Ancient India</u>. London : British Museum Press,... SSEA 0204-12-31 ca. 200-100 BC (made) Mottled steatite, Sanchi, Stupa No. 2, c. 200-100 BC Height: 4.1 cm, Diameter: 6.6 cm Found about 1851 by Gen. Maisey and Gen. Cunningham, in the Stupa No. 2, at Sanchi, Bhopal State,... 24915 2014-08-29T21:02:47.000Z 2014-08-29T21:02:47.000Z In Storage Steatite IM.218-1921 im2181921 O24890 Sculpture Relic casket of mottled steatite, turned on the lathe, containing four small pieces of calcined... 2006AP1041 Sanchi, Bhopal State, Madhya Pradesh, India 3 relic-casket-sculpture-unknown 2014-01-21T00:00:00.000Z Relic casket 204 -100 view
view 2006bh6453 jpg s Unknown See also IM.219- 1921 and IM 222-1921 Bibliographic Reference: Guy, John (ed.). ‘L’Escultura en... SSEA ca 200 BC (made) Reliquary from Stupa No 2, Sonari, central India, steatite, c 200 BCE Height: 5.5 cm, Diameter: 5.7 cm India: The Art of the Temple, Shanghai Museum (04/08/2010-14/11/2010) : L’escultura en els temples indis: l’art de la devocio (CaixaForum, Barcelona 27/07/2007-18/11/2007) South-East Asia, room 47b Relic casket of mottled steatite, turned on the lathe, containing one piece of calcined bone. It... <u>Willis, Michael. Buddhist Reliquaries from Ancient India. London : British Museum Press, 2000.... 24916 2014-08-29T21:02:47.000Z 2014-08-29T21:02:47.000Z South-East Asia, room 47b, case 1 Steatite IM.221-1921 im2211921 O24891 Sculpture 1 2006BH6453 Sonari (Sanchi), Bhopal State, Madhya Pradesh, India A relic casket excavated in Stupa No 2 at Sonari, 6 miles south-west of Sanchi in 1851 by... 3 VA reliquary-sculpture-unknown 2014-07-23T00:00:00.000Z Reliquary -200 -200 view
view 2006au5783 jpg s Unknown see also IM.218, IM. 220-222-1921 Guy, John: 'Indian Temple Sculpture', London, V &A Publication... SSEA ca. 200 BC (made) Reliquary from Stupa No 2, Sonari, central India, steatite, c 200 BCE Diameter: 7.125 in, Height: 16.8 cm : L’escultura en els temples indis: l’art de la devocio (CaixaForum, Barcelona 27/07/2007-18/11/2007) South-East Asia, room 47b Vase shaped relic casket of mottled steatite, discovered by Gen A Cunningham and Gen Maisey in... <u>Willis, Michael. Buddhist Reliquaries from Ancient India. London : British Museum Press, 2000.... 25110 2014-08-29T21:03:31.000Z 2014-08-29T21:03:31.000Z 23.970791 South-East Asia, room 47b, case 1 78.428879 Steatite IM.219-1921 im2191921 O25176 Reliquary 1 Madhya Pradesh 2006AU5783 Sonari (Sanchi), Madhya Pradesh, central India It was customary from the time of the Buddha’s death to preserve and venerate his relics. Under... 3 VA reliquary-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z -196 -205 view
view These pieces were discovered by Col. Gordon on the surface of waste dumps in the vicinity of the... SSEA ca. 2000 BC (made) Steatite, Mohenjo-Daro, circa 2000 BC The intact seal (which is white) is engraved on one side with a horned bull, and pictographic... 25112 2014-08-29T21:03:31.000Z 2014-08-29T21:03:31.000Z In Storage Steatite IS.8A-1951 is8a1951 O25177 Seal fragment Mohenjo-Daro, Indus Valley, Pakistan 3 seal-and-fragment-of-another-seal-fragment 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Seal and Fragment of another seal -1996 -2005 view
view 2006ae9416 jpg s Lucke, Johann Christian Ludwig (von) <u>Burlington Magazine</u> XCVII, 1955, p. 92 Theuerkauff, C, <u>Die Bildwerke in Elfenbein des... SCP 1757-12-31 1757-01-01 1757 (made) Bust, stone, alabaster, Democritus, German, Johann Christoph Ludwig von Lücke, 1757 Height: 13.9 cm excluding base Barockplastik in Norddeutschland (Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg 15/09/1977-01/11/1977) Sculpture, room 111 Bronze version in Mills Collection, Bistern near Ringwood, Dorset. Terracotta version in the LA... 52845 2014-08-29T22:46:05.000Z 2014-08-29T22:46:05.000Z 51.506321 Sculpture, room 111, case 9, shelf 2 -0.12714 'Ludewig / von Lucke /Fecit 1757'. Alabaster, steatite Steatite A.201-1946 a2011946 O89183 Bust 1 English pounds, shillings and pence 68 Bust of Democritus wearing a loose cloth cap and loose open necked shirt with heavy drapery over... London 2006AE9416 This bust and its pair inv.no. A.202-1946 represent the so-called laughing and weeping... 3 VA democritus-bust-lucke-johann-christian 2013-08-22T00:00:00.000Z Democritus 1757 1757 view
view 2006ae9406 jpg s Lucke, Johann Christian Ludwig (von) Theuerkauff, Christian, <u>Elfenbein</u> Sammlung Reiner Winkler, Vol. 1, 1984, p. 82, no.... SCP 1757-12-31 1757-01-01 1757 (made) Bust, stone, alabaster, Heraclitus, Johann Christoph Ludwig von Lücke, Germany, 1757 Height: 13 cm excluding base Barockplastik in Norddeutschland (Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg) Sculpture, room 111 Bronze version in Mills Collection, Bisterne, nr Ringwood, Dorset, August 1999 52847 2014-08-29T22:46:06.000Z 2014-08-29T22:46:06.000Z 51.506321 Sculpture, room 111, case 9, shelf 2 -0.12714 'Ludewig / von Lucke /Fecit 1757'. Alabaster, steatite Steatite A.202-1946 a2021946 O89185 Bust 1 English pounds, shillings and pence 68 Bust of Heraclitus, bare-headed with a drapery thrown over his left shoulder, his right shoulder... London 2006AE9406 This bust and its pair inv.no. A.201-1946 represent the so-called laughing and weeping... 3 VA heraclitus-bust-lucke-johann-christian 2013-08-22T00:00:00.000Z Heraclitus 1757 1757 view
view Unknown SSEA Given by the Royal Asiatic Society 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th Century (made) Hanuman, steatite (no blackening), Puri in Orissa, Eastern India, 19th century. Height: 7.5 cm, Width: 6 cm, Thickness: 3 cm 58846 2014-08-29T23:08:11.000Z 2014-08-29T23:08:11.000Z In Storage Steatite, no blackening IM.335-1924 im3351924 O64566 Figure The panel is carved in high relief with the figure of the Monkey-god Hanuman, striding to the... Puri in Orissa, Bengal Presidency.. 3 relief-panel-figure-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Relief Panel 1900 1800 view
view Unknown SSEA Given by the Royal Asiatic Society London 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th Century (made) Relief panel of Ganesh, blackened steatite, Orissa, Eastern India, 19th century. Height: 11 cm, Width: 7 cm, Thickness: 3 cm 58849 2014-08-29T23:08:12.000Z 2014-08-29T23:08:12.000Z 20.190479 In Storage 84.439972 steatite Steatite, blackened. IM.378-1924 im3781924 O64569 sculpture The panel is carved in high relief with the figure of the Elephant-headed son of Shiva, Ganesha. ... Orissa 3 ganesh-sculpture-unknown 2014-02-04T00:00:00.000Z carving Ganesh 1900 1800 view
view 2006ak9809 jpg s Unknown Guy, John (ed.). ‘L’Escultura en els Temples Indis: L’Art de la Devocio’, Barcelona : Fundacio... SSEA 0700-12-31 0500-01-01 6th century-7th century (made) Hariti, steatite, Swat region, Pakistan, 6th-7th century Height: 23 cm, Width: 23 cm : L’escultura en els temples indis: l’art de la devocio (CaixaForum, Barcelona 27/07/2007-18/11/2007) South-East Asia, room 47a Purchased from Mrs McGrath 59152 2014-08-29T23:09:28.000Z 2014-08-29T23:09:28.000Z 30.441851 South-East Asia, room 47a, case 8 69.359703 steatite Steatite IM.65-1911 im651911 O64920 Sculpture 1 This is a steatite (soapstone) figure of Hariti, a fertility goddess and the benevolent patroness... Pakistan 2006AK9809 Swat region, Pakistan This is a steatite (soapstone) figure of Hariti, a fertility goddess and the benevolent patroness... 3 VA hariti-sculpture-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z carving Hariti 700 500 view
view Unknown Kushan Sculptures, Images from Early India, Cleveland Museum of Art, 1986. SSEA 0100-12-31 0001-01-01 1st century (made) Palette with Nymph and Satyr, 1st century AD, Gandhara Diameter: 7 cm Received from Longworth M. Dames. 59470 2014-08-29T23:11:04.000Z 2014-08-29T23:11:04.000Z In Storage Steatite IS.236-1960 is2361960 O65344 Ornamental dish A woman struggling with a bearded man. This probably derives from classical mythology common in... Gandhara Attribution note: The stone has been identified by Mr. Jobbins of the Geological Museum... 3 ornamental-dish-ornamental-dish-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Ornamental Dish 100 1 view
view 2006ad3405 jpg s Unknown cf. Dalton, O.M. <u>Byzantine Art and Archeology.</u> 1911. p.239 Volbach. <u>Mittelalterliche... SCP Given by Mrs Francis Mallett 1500-12-31 1300-01-01 14th century to 15th century (made) Panel, Crucifixion, Virgin Mary, St John, steatite. Height: 6.5 cm, Width: 6 cm Given by Mrs Francis Mallett. 208865 2014-08-30T08:45:29.000Z 2014-08-30T08:45:29.000Z In Storage steatite Steatite A.7-1932 a71932 O249001 Panel Within a raised border is the nimbed crucified figure of Christ attended by mourning figures of... 2006AD3405 This Crucifixion depicts the Virgin Mary and St. John. The reverse shows the instruments of the... 3 the-crucifixion-panel-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z The Crucifixion 1500 1300 view
view Unknown SCP 0700-12-31 0600-01-01 7th century (made) Bowl, steatite, Nubian or Mesopotamian, 7th or 8th century Height: 5 cm, Depth: 14.5 cm Given by Sir Leigh Ashton, F.S.A., London, in 1958. Ashton said that he acquired the bowl in... 239553 2014-08-30T10:06:02.000Z 2014-08-30T10:06:02.000Z 2.07079 In Storage 15.80048 steatite Steatite A.9-1958 a91958 O283846 Bowl The bowl is decorated on the sides with a series of roundels outlined by broad plain borders,... Nubia 7th or 8th century 3 bowl-bowl-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Bowl 700 600 view
view 2006ad3411 jpg s Unknown Maxeiner, I.D.K. <u>Steatite Carvings of the Middle Byzantine Period.</u> University of... SCP 1300-12-31 1200-01-01 13th century (made) Steatite medallion depicting the Deesis, Christ between the Virgin and St. John, Byzantine,... Diameter: 5.5 cm Given by Mr John Hunt. 260524 2014-08-30T11:00:04.000Z 2014-08-30T11:00:04.000Z In Storage steatite Steatite A.39-1936 a391936 O312927 Medallion Relief in steatite, The Deesis. The surface of the relief is so rubbed that it is difficult to... 2006AD3411 This relief in steatite depicts Christ in Majesty between the Virgin Mary and St John. 3 medallion-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1300 1200 view
view Unknown SCP Given by Mr J.F da Costa Andrade 2016-12-31 1600-01-01 16th or 17th century (made) Carved steatite sculpture of Ecce Homo, probably Balkans, 16th or 17th century Height: 5.5 cm, Width: 6.5 cm Given by Mr J.F da Costa Andrade. 289662 2014-08-30T12:17:32.000Z 2014-08-30T12:17:32.000Z 52.976181 In Storage 7.85784 steatite Steatite A.15-1939 a151939 O349189 Carving Steatite, carving. Christ is seated wearing a heavy mantle within a rayed mandorla. He wears a... Balkans This steatite carving depicts Christ seated wearing a heavy mantle within a rayed mandorla. He... 2 ecce-homo-carving-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Ecce Homo 2016 1600 view
view 2014gy2394 jpg s unknown MES Given by H.M. Government 0899-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Fragment, probably from the lid of a vessel, steatite, carved with a band of kufic script; Iraq... Diameter: 18 cm, Thickness: 0.4-0.85 cm Samarra was founded by the Abbasid Caliph al-Mu'tasim (r. 833-842) in 836 AD to serve as his... The German Archaeologist, Ernst Herzfeld (1879- 1948) chose Samarra as the site for the first... 336783 2014-08-30T13:57:28.000Z 2014-08-30T13:57:28.000Z 33.24052 In Storage 43.68985 Steatite, carved A.108-1922 a1081922 O402527 Lid fragment Fragment, probably from the lid of a vessel, steatite, forming one quarter of a flat disc-shaped... Iraq 2014GY2394 3 lid-fragment-unknown 2014-01-17T00:00:00.000Z 899 800 view
view 2014gy2369 jpg s unknown MES Given by H.M. Government 0900-12-31 0836-01-01 836-900 (made) Fragment from a vessel, steatite, carved and incised with wavy band; Iraq (Samarra), 9th century. Height: 3.2 cm, Width: 6.1 cm, Thickness: 0.5 cm Samarra was founded by the Abbasid Caliph al-Mu'tasim (r. 833-842) in 836 AD to serve as his... The German Archaeologist, Ernst Herzfeld (1879- 1948) chose Samarra as the site for the first... 336784 2014-08-30T13:57:28.000Z 2014-08-30T13:57:28.000Z 33.24052 In Storage 43.68985 Steatite, carved and incised. A.101-1922 a1011922 O402528 Bowl fragment Fragment forming the rim of a straight sided bowl, possibly an incense burner, steatite, the... Iraq 2014GY2369 3 bowl-fragment-unknown 2014-01-17T00:00:00.000Z 900 836 view
view 2014gy2372 jpg s unknown Unpublished, except in Freer Sackler archives: FSA A.6 07.01 and Sketchbook 6, p. 33. Photograph... MES 0899-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Fragment, possibly from a lid to a vessel, steatite, carved and pierced; Iraq (Samarra), 9th... Height: 2.5 cm, Width: 2.65 cm, Thickness: 0.4-0.6 cm Samarra was founded by the Abbasid Caliph al-Mu'tasim (r. 833-842) in 836 AD to serve as his... The German Archaeologist, Ernst Herzfeld (1879- 1948) chose Samarra as the site for the first... 336785 2014-08-30T13:57:28.000Z 2014-08-30T13:57:28.000Z 33.24052 In Storage 43.68985 Steatite, carved, pierced A.111-1922 a1111922 O402529 Bowl fragment Small fragment, probably from the lid to a vessel, possibly an incense burner, steatite, with a... Iraq 2014GY2372 3 bowl-fragment-unknown 2014-01-17T00:00:00.000Z 899 800 view
view 2014gy2375 jpg s unknown MES Given by H.M. Government 0899-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Fragment, probably from the rim of a vessel, steatite; Iraq (Samarra), 9th century. Height: 4.0 cm, Length: 3.9 cm, Thickness: 0.7 cm Samarra was founded by the Abbasid Caliph al-Mu'tasim (r. 833-842) in 836 AD to serve as his... The German Archaeologist, Ernst Herzfeld (1879- 1948) chose Samarra as the site for the first... 336786 2014-08-30T13:57:28.000Z 2014-08-30T13:57:28.000Z 33.24052 In Storage 43.68985 Steatite, carved and pierced A.107-1922 a1071922 O402530 Bowl fragment Fragment, probably from the rim of a cylindrical vessel, steatite, with a deep groove around the... Iraq 2014GY2375 3 bowl-fragment-unknown 2014-01-17T00:00:00.000Z 899 800 view