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view Ashbee MET 1907-12-31 1898-01-01 ca. 1903 (made) Brooch of gilded silver, gold, enamel and tuquoises, designed by C.R. Ashbee and made by the... Height: 4.2 cm, Width: 3.3 cm, Depth: 1.1 cm (National Portrait Gallery 16/10/2014-11/01/2015) Converted from a pendant attached to a necklace (M.37.1982) 607 2014-08-29T19:21:09.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:09.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Silver, gold, turquoise, enamel Gilded silver, gold, enamel and turquoises CIRC.118-1959 circ1181959 O143176 Brooch Brooch of gilded silver, gold, enamel and turquoises, converted from a pendant attached to a... England C. R. Ashbee was a man of immense talents and energy and a defining figure in the Arts and Crafts... 2 brooch-ashbee 2014-08-12T00:00:00.000Z gilding, enamel 1907 1898 view
view 2006ac8431 jpg s Namikawa Yasuyuki EAS 1904-12-31 1875-01-01 ca. 1880-ca. 1900 (made) Copper box and lid, covered with cloisonné enamels and mounted in silver and gilt; decorated with... Height: 6.4 cm including lid, Diameter: 5.4 cm Margary Gift 989 2014-08-29T19:23:03.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:03.000Z 35.098129 In Storage 135.718933 Kyoto Namikawa Namikawa of Kyoto Silver, copper, gold, enamel Copper, gold, silver, cloisonné enamels M.75:1, 2-1969 m751969 O39322 Box and lid Copper bodied box and lid with gold and silver wires and cloisonné enamels. Kyoto 2006AC8431 This small and elegant tea-jar (Japanese: ‘natsume’) has all the hallmarks of the best work of... 3 box-and-lid-namikawa-yasuyuki 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Cloisonné 1904 1875 view
view 2006am3073 jpg s John Jencks Thornton, Claire, 'Purse, Pincushion and Knife Case', in North, Susan and Jenny Tiramani, eds,... T&F Bequeathed by Sir Frederick Richmond, Bt 1625-12-31 1600-01-01 1600-1625 (made) Pair of steel knives with the handles damascened in gold and silver, made by John Jencks, with a... Depth: 2.5 cm [Knife-case] Height: 20.8 cm, Width: 1.95 cm British Galleries, room 58c The knives were made in England by John or Joseph Jencks. The embroidery design is identical to... 9673 British Galleries: Guests were generally expected to take their own knives to dinners or feasts.... 2014-08-29T19:52:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:07.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 58c, case 5 -1.97685 steel, leather, silk, Silver, gold, linen, silk thread, amber, silver-gilt thread Steel, gold, silver, amber, linen, leather, silk, silk thread, silver-gilt threads; damascened, hand sewn, hand embroidered T.55 to B-1954 t551954 O78884 Pair of wedding knives 1 Pair of steel knives with the handles damascened in gold and silver and set with amber. The... England 2006AM3073 Object Type In the 17th century cutlery used at table was often designed to be portable, since... 3 VA pair-of-wedding-john-jencks 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z damascening, hand embroidery, hand sewing, braiding 1625 1600 view
view MES Silver gilt hexagonal pen case and ink bottle; Turkey (possibly Ezerum) 13546 2014-08-29T20:11:07.000Z 2014-08-29T20:11:07.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 Silver, gold, turquoise silver, gilt, gold, turquoise 759A-1891 7591891 O79790 Pen case and ink bottle Silver gilt hexagonal pen case and ink bottle. Pen case has a removable lib, can is covered in... Turkey Possibly from Erzerum 3 pen-case-ink-bottle-pen-case-and 2014-04-29T00:00:00.000Z gilt Pen case; Ink Bottle view
view Sykes, Col. Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society, 1860, p.298 Nandagopal, Choodamani. "Burmese... SSEA 1500-12-31 1400-01-01 15th century (made) Burmese gold tassel ca. 15th century. Mon Period. Length: 10.2 cm Excavated by labourers when building barracks on the site of an old pagoda east of the Shwe... 16925 2014-08-29T20:25:30.000Z 2014-08-29T20:25:30.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 gold gold 02753(IS) 02753is O12335 Gold tassel Sixteen stems in the form of narrow wire coils are hooked to a plate. Bunches of thin leaf-shaped... Burma 3 gold-tassel 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1500 1400 view
view 2006at5552 jpg s Unknown SSEA Transferred from the India Museum in 1879 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 18th century (?) (made) Priming horn of carved nephrite jade set with rubies with gold mounts and chain, Mughal, 18th... Length: 14.5 cm including stopper, Width: 3.5 cm, Depth: 2.6 cm maximum, measured across the head of the lioness From the collection of Colonel Charles Seton Guthrie, bought by the Indian Museum in 1868.... 17900 2014-08-29T20:30:01.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:01.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 gold, ruby, nephrite Pale green nephrite jade, rubies, gold 02585(IS) 02585is O13735 Firearm accessory Priming flask of carved pale green nephrite jade with brown patches, used to emphasise the animal... India 2006AT5552 Transferred from the India Museum to South Kensington Museum in 1879 This priming flask was used to contain fine grain gunpowder (sometimes called serpentine) for a... 3 firearm-accessory-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1700 view
view Workshop of Nakayama Komin EAS Sage Memorial Gift 1870-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860-1870 (made) Writing box decorated with a Chinese table in <i>takamaki-e</i> (high sprinkled picture), inlaid... Height: 2.5 cm, Depth: 16.7 cm, Width: 15.2 cm 19351 2014-08-29T20:37:56.000Z 2014-08-29T20:37:56.000Z 37.487598 In Storage 139.838287 wood, Silver, gold, lacquer Wood, covered in black, gold, red and silver<i> takamaki-e</i> lacquer over shell W.313-1921 w3131921 O17120 Writing box Writing box decorated with a Chinese table in <i>takamaki-e</i> (high sprinkled picture), inlaid... Japan This box is associated to the workshop of Nakayama Komin (1808-1870), a renowned lacquer artist... 2 writing-box-workshop-of-nakayama 2014-07-30T00:00:00.000Z Lacquered 1870 1855 view
view 2006am0492 jpg s SSEA 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 18th century (made) Jewelled box, jade, 18th century, India. Height: 3 cm, Width: 8 cm 19947 2014-08-29T20:41:51.000Z 2014-08-29T20:41:51.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 jade, gold, ruby Green nephrite jade, gold, rubies 02544:2/(IS) 025440 O19007 Box Quatrefoil shape of the box reflects the interior division into four compartments. The exterior... India 2006AM0492 3 box 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1700 view
view 2006ax5139 jpg s Unknown Beth McKillop. <u>Korean Art and Design </u>. 1992. 55. Beth McKillop. <u>"The Samsung gallery of... EAS 1900-12-31 1850-01-01 1850 - 1900 (made) Height: 14.4 cm, Depth: 7.6 cm, Thickness: 0.3 cm Korea, room 47g 23089 2014-08-29T20:55:59.000Z 2014-08-29T20:55:59.000Z 36.448151 Korea, room 47g, case 3 127.850166 Silver, iron Overlaid Iron, silver, gold M.302-1912 m3021912 O22268 Brushpot 1 The brushpot stands on a flat base. Decoration includes dragons, pearls and a stylised lotus... korea 2006AX5139 This small cylindrical case is made of iron. The front is decorated with various silver-inlaid... 3 VA silver-inlaid-iron-cylinder-brushpot-unknown 2013-12-12T00:00:00.000Z inlaid Silver-inlaid Iron Cylinder 1900 1850 view
view 2006bb6647 jpg s Espetillo, Andrés Francisco Fernández, A., R. Munoa and J. Rabasco. <u>Marcas de la plata española y virreinal</u>. Madrid:... MET Dr W.L. Hildburgh Bequest 1757-12-31 1756-01-01 1756-1757 (made) Silver-gilt, Spain (Palencia), 1756-57, maker's mark of Andrés Francisco Espetillo. Height: 31 cm, Diameter: 9.4 cm diameter of bowl, Diameter: 18 cm maximum diameter of foot, Weight: 1031.6 g A chalice holds the consecrated wine (ie. wine blessed by a priest) used in the celebration of... The chalice was part of a set of vessels for the celebration of Mass commissioned in the... 23442 4. Chalice Spanish; about 1670 Silver-gilt Maker's mark ESPTILLO, unidentified Embossed with a... 2014-08-29T20:57:34.000Z 2014-08-29T20:57:34.000Z 42.010434 In Storage -4.539262 Marked on outer rim of foot, in a rectangular punch, the letters ESP over TILLO. Arms of Andrés... Silver silver, gold, embossing, matting, chasing M.195-1956 m1951956 O377017 Chalice Silver-gilt (not gilded on underside of foot), embossed and matted. Four oval silver-gilt plaques... Palencia 2006BB6647 The chalice was originally part of a set of vessels for the celebration of Mass commissioned in... 3 chalice-espetillo-andres-francisco 2014-05-19T00:00:00.000Z gilding, embossing, matting 1757 1756 view
view Craig Clunas, 'High Craft or Tourist Art? Contemporary Chinese Lacquer' V & A Album (Autumn 1988) EAS 1983-12-31 1983-01-01 About 1983 (made) PAIR OF VASE ON STANDS. Lacquered wood Height: 20.5 cm, Width: 8.0 cm, Diameter: 8 cm maximum diameter Presented to Sir Roy Strong, Director of the V&A, 28 July 1983, by Chinese delegation to the 1983... 24574 2014-08-29T21:01:35.000Z 2014-08-29T21:01:35.000Z 26.070999 In Storage 119.303223 Lacquered wood, brick-red lacquer painted in green, gold, blue and scarlet, wood stand painted black FE.58-1983 fe581983 O24348 Vase on stand, one of a pair Decoration: Palaces and bamboo groves among hills Box: Cardboard box (half of) with details of... Fuzhou Fuzhou, Fujian province, CHINA 2 vase-on-stand 2013-09-19T00:00:00.000Z 1983 1983 view
view Craig Clunas, 'High Craft or Tourist Art? Contemporary Chinese Lacquer' V & A Album (Autumn 1988) EAS 1983-12-31 1983-01-01 About 1983 (made) Height: 20.5 cm, Width: 8.0 cm Presented to Sir Roy Strong, Director of the V&A, 28 July 1983, by Chinese delegation to the 1983... 24575 2014-08-29T21:01:35.000Z 2014-08-29T21:01:35.000Z 26.070999 In Storage 119.303223 Lacquered wood, brick-red lacquer painted in green, gold, blue and scarlet, wood stand painted black FE.58A-1983 fe58a1983 O24349 Vase on stand, one of a pair Decoration: Palaces and bamboo groves among hills Box: Cardboard box (half of) with details of... Fuzhou Fuzhou, Fujian province, CHINA 2 vase-on-stand 2013-09-19T00:00:00.000Z 1983 1983 view
view EAS 1850-12-31 1795-01-01 ca.1800-1850 (made) Long sword (<i>katana</i>), signed <u>Tsunatoshi</u>, and wooden scabbard wrapped in bamboo... Length: 112.78 cm [Sword] Length: 72.39 cm Japan, room 45 31751 2014-08-29T21:35:03.000Z 2014-08-29T21:35:03.000Z 37.487598 Japan, room 45, case 4 139.838287 [Sword] signed <u>Kato Chojusai Tsunatoshi</u> and dated <u>a lucky day in the second month of... wood, bamboo rayfish skin and silk; metal fittings of iron, gold, silver and other metals M.112:2-1928 m1121928 O36466 Sword and scabbard 1 Wooden hilt is wrapped with silk corded braid, diagonally bound with diamond-shaped openings,... Japan This long sword is called a katana in Japan. Its blade is ridged and has a slight curve with... 3 VA sword-and-scabbard 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1850 1795 view
view Tadahiro, Fujiwara EAS 1850-12-31 1695-01-01 ca.1700-1850 (made) 17th century (made) Long sword (<i>katana</i>), blade signed <u>Tadahiro of Hizen</u> (born 1624) and scabbard of... Length: 100.58 cm [Sword] Length: 71.63 cm Japan, room 45 31754 2014-08-29T21:35:03.000Z 2014-08-29T21:35:03.000Z 37.487598 Japan, room 45, case 4 139.838287 wood Lacquered wood; rayfish skin and silk; metal fittings of iron, gold, <i>shakudo</i> and other metals M.67:2-1925 m671925 O36469 Sword and scabbard 1 Metal and <i>shakudo</i> fittings, wooden hilt diagonally wrapped in a dark silk cord, with... Japan This long sword, katana, has fittings of iron and the copper-gold alloy shakudo, a wooden hilt... 3 VA sword-and-scabbard-tadahiro-fujiwara 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Lacquering 1850 1695 view
view Mogarashi Soten EAS 1800-12-31 1695-01-01 ca. 1700-1800 (made) Hand-guard (<i>tsuba</i>) for a sword, pierced copper-gold alloy (<i>shakudo</i>) with gold,... Diameter: 7.87 cm approx. Japan, room 45 34210 2014-08-29T21:42:54.000Z 2014-08-29T21:42:54.000Z 37.487598 Japan, room 45, case 4 139.838287 Signed <u>made by Mogarshi Soten of Hikone in Omi province</u> copper, gold copper-gold alloy (<i>shakudo</i>), gold, pierced M.709-1931 m7091931 O39084 Tsuba 1 Hand-guard (<i>tsuba</i>) for a sword, pierced copper-gold alloy (<i>shakudo</i>) with gold,... Japan This hand guard for a sword, tsuba, is made of the copper-gold alloy shakudo and has been pierced... 3 VA tsuba-mogarashi-soten 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z piercing 1800 1695 view
view 2009ca5035 jpg s Unknown Susan Stronge and Roger Harding, "The Sword of the Maharaja Holkar", Orientations, February 1988,... SSEA 1804-12-31 1795-01-01 ca. 1800 (made) Sword, Indore, ca. 1800. Length: 94.5 cm South Asia, room 41 Bought by the museum for £150 from Miss Malcolm. Catherine Malcolm (1815-1891) was the youngest... 35494 2014-08-29T21:48:52.000Z 2014-08-29T21:48:52.000Z 22.7211 South Asia, room 41, case 22 75.86778 gold, diamond, ruby, emerald, watered steel steel, gold, diamonds, emeralds, rubies. IS.24A-1888 is241888 O40326 Sword 1 Sword with metal hilt entirely covered with sheet gold and set with rubies, emeralds and... Indore 2009CA5035 This jewelled sword with orginal scabbard once belonged to the Maharaja Holkar. It was bought for... 3 VA sword-unknown 2013-11-18T00:00:00.000Z 1804 1795 view
view Walker, David T&P Given by English National Opera 1975-12-31 1975-01-01 1975 (made) The costume was designed by David Walker for Octavian in Richard Strauss' opera Der... 40372 2014-08-29T22:04:08.000Z 2014-08-29T22:04:08.000Z In Storage lace, brocade, sequins Brocade, gold, copper and silver lace and sequins S.261:1-1999 s26111999 O47626 Theatre costume 18th century style coat of off-white furnishing brocade patterned with a white and gold flower... Richard Strauss's opera Der Rosenkavalier, in style and manners, is firmly set in the 18th... 2 theatre-costume-walker-david 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z sewing 1975 1975 view
view 2006an9667 jpg s Hanzan, Mochizuki Greenhalgh, Paul Ed., <font u>Art Nouveau : 1890 - 1914</font u>. London: V&A Publications, 2000.... EAS Salting Bequest 1800-12-31 1770-01-01 ca. 1775-1800 (made) <i>Inrõ</i>, depicting dragonflies in black, gold, brown and red lacquer with glazed pottery,... Height: 5.8 cm, Width: 7.9 cm, Depth: 3.3 cm Art Nouveau - 1890-1914 (Victoria & Albert Museum 06/04/2000-30/07/2000) 44310 2014-08-29T22:19:22.000Z 2014-08-29T22:19:22.000Z 37.487598 In Storage 139.838287 glaze, ceramic, lacquer Black, gold, brown and red lacquer and glazed pottery W.419-1910 w4191910 O87470 Inrõ <i>Inrõ</i> or small container, black, gold and brown lacquer and glazed pottery with a... Japan 2006AN9667 The inro is a container made up of tiers. Japanese men used them because the traditional Japanese... 3 inro-hanzan-mochizuki 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glazing, carving, Lacquering 1800 1770 view
view Unknown SSEA Given by Francesca Galloway 1804-12-31 1795-01-01 ca. 1800 (made) Length of silk and gold ikat from the Deccan, probably Hyderabad, dating from about 1800. 56001 2014-08-29T22:56:49.000Z 2014-08-29T22:56:49.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Silk, gold, ikat. IS.78-2001 is782001 O62277 Length of silk Length of silk and gold ikat. Deccan Probably made in Hyderabad 3 length-of-silk-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1804 1795 view
view 2006bc9346 jpg s Sukekane EAS 1870-12-31 1860-01-01 1860-1870 (made) Length: 18.7 cm 58180 2014-08-29T23:05:40.000Z 2014-08-29T23:05:40.000Z 34.67918 In Storage 134.129623 Bishu Osafune Ju Yokoyama Suke[kane] – last character cut through Yokoyama Sukekane resident of... [Scabbard] Wood, with ebony, gold, silver, copper and horn decoration [Dagger] Forged steel M.1336:1, 2-1926 m13361926 O90821 Dagger and scabbard Japanese dagger (tanto) Osafune 2006BC9346 This Japanese dagger (‘tanto’) is signed ‘Bishu Osafune Ju Yokoyama Suke[kane]’ - the last... 3 dagger-and-scabbard-sukekane 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1870 1860 view