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view 2006be7644 jpg s Seiya EAS 1900-12-31 1875-01-01 ca.1880-1900 (made) Cast bronze figure of a tiger; patinated stripes across body and tail; cast by Seiya, Japan, ca.... Japan, room 45 87 2014-08-29T19:17:54.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:54.000Z 37.487598 Japan, room 45, case 12 139.838287 Cast bronze, patinated stripes FE.22-1971 fe221971 O39316 Figure 1 Cast bronze of a tiger, with patinated stripes across its body and tail. The tiger is in an... Japan 2006BE7644 This cast bronze of a tiger has patinated stripes across its body and tail. These stripes are... 3 VA figure-seiya 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1875 view
view Garbe, Richard CER 1932-12-31 1932-01-01 1932 (designed) 1933-1939 (made) Figure, Spirit of the Wind, designed by Richard Garbe, made by Doulton & Co., 1933-39 Twentieth Century, room 74 552 Figure: Spirit of the Wind Designed by Richard Garbe (British, 1876-1957), 1932 Made by Doulton &... 2014-08-29T19:20:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:51.000Z 53.054249 Twentieth Century, room 74, case CA10, box 67 -2.1842 earthenware Earthenware, ivory body tinged with green C.58-1988 c581988 O9376 Figure 1 Burslem This mythical figure was made in a limited edition of 50. By commissioning Richard Garbe, a Royal... 2 VA spirit-of-the-wind-figure-garbe-richard 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Spirit of the Wind 1932 1932 view
view Meštrovic, Ivan SCP 1908-12-31 1908-01-01 1908 (made) Torso of Banovic Strahinja by Ivan Meštrovic. Marble, 1908, Serbia Sculpture, room 21 726 Banovic Strahinja was a mythical Serbian hero renowned for his beauty. Meštrovic trained in... 2014-08-29T19:21:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:44.000Z 44.049809 Sculpture, room 21, case FS 20.910789 marble Carved marble A.92-1915 a921915 O137417 Figure 1 Over life size torso of a man. There is no head, the arms stop just below the shoulders and the... Serbia This marble torso was made by Ivan Meštrovic in Serbia in about 1908. It represents a mythical... 3 VA torso-of-banovic-strahinja-figure-mestrovic-ivan 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Torso of Banovic Strahinja 1908 1908 view
view 2009cc4647 jpg s Unknown CER Purchased through the Julie and Robert Breckman Staffordshire Fund 1837-12-31 1828-01-01 ca. 1833 (made) Figure of a freed slave, moulded lead-glazed earthenware painted in enamel colours, England... Height: 17.5 cm World Ceramics, room 145 777 2014-08-29T19:22:00.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:00.000Z 52.824749 World Ceramics, room 145, case 20, shelf 1 -2.02806 'BLESS GOD / THANK BRITON / ME NO SLAVE' earthenware Moulded lead-glazed earthenware, painted in enamels C.129-2003 c1292003 O85603 Figure 1 Moulded lead-glazed earthenware painted in enamel colours; figure of a freed slave shown... Staffordshire 2009CC4647 The spread of the Industrial Revolution throughout Britain in the early 19th century created a... 3 VA freed-slave-figure-unknown 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z Freed slave 1837 1828 view
view 2006am2307 jpg s Unknown <u>Fine and Decorative Arts: Medieval & Renaissance.</u> London: Sotheby's, 1999. pp.26-31, lot... FWK Accepted in lieu of inheritance tax by H M Government and allocated to the Victoria and Albert Museum; with additional funding from the National Heritage Memorial Fund, The Art Fund, the Friends of the V&A, and other private benefactors 1525-12-31 1507-01-01 1507-1525 (made) ca. 1844 (repainted) ca. 1844 (made) ca. 1844 (made) ca. 1844 (made) Dacre beast - The Black Gryphon Height: 342 cm with standard, Width: 57.5 cm with standard to side, Depth: 107.5 cm with standard facing front, Height: 190 cm without standard [Dacre Gryphon] Height: 187 cm, Width: 43 cm, Depth: 66 cm [Pole] Height: 328.2 cm Treasures of the Royal Courts: Tudors, Stuarts and the Russian Tsars (Victoria & Albert Museum) The Golden Age of the English Court: From Henry VIII to Charles I (Moscow Kremlin Museums 24 Oct 2012-27 Jan 2013) Gothic: Art for England 1400-1547 (Victoria & Albert Museum 09/10/2003-18/01/2004) Return of the Dacre Beasts (Tullie House 09/11/2000-31/03/2001) Stairs from room 48a to room 57 Accepted in lieu of inheritance tax by H M Government and allocated to the Victoria and Albert... 962 NEW ACQUISITION The National Art Collections Fund The Dacre Beasts The... 2014-08-29T19:22:57.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:57.000Z 54.63044 Stairs from room 48a to room 57, case WE -2.89908 The Gryphon, the supporter of the Dacres of Gilsland bears the medieval arms of Greystoke 'gu... Oak, tinned copper Carved, painted and gilded oak, with tinned copper banner W.7:1 to 4-2000 w72000 O49017 Figure 1 Carved, painted and gilded oak figure of a gryphon, bearing the 19th century arms of the... Cumbria 2006AM2307 Probably made 1507-1525; the banners added about 1844. There is a suggestion that the beasts... Unique Object Type This figure of a black griffin holding a banner, forms part of a group which,... 3 VA the-dacre-gryphon-figure-unknown 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z carving, gilding, polychromy, tinning The Dacre Gryphon 1525 1507 view
view 2006bj9144 jpg s Unknown Bethnal Green Museum. Eastern arts objects; catalogue of a collection lent by Lord Curzon of... SSEA Bequeathed by Lord Curzon of Kedleston 1100-12-31 0900-01-01 10th century-11th century (made) Figure of Vishnu, bronze, Coimbatore, ca.11th century. Weight: 16.8 kg, Height: 66 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 Bequested by Lord Curzon of Kedleston in 1927. It formed part of the collection made by Lord... 1024 VISNU Bronze Reportedly excavated at Coimbatore, Tamilnadu Cola period 10th-11th... 2014-08-29T19:23:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:11.000Z 11.01167 South-East Asia, room 47b, case 5 76.98406 bronze Bronze, cast by the <i>cire perdue</i> process IM.127-1927 im1271927 O62299 Figure 1 A four-armed standing figure of the God Vishnu in the upright or Bhogasthanakamurti pose. The... Coimbatore 2006BJ9144 South India 3 VA figure-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Cire-perdue 1100 900 view
view Slee, Richard Baker, Malcolm and Richardson, Brenda, eds. <u>A Grand Design : The Art of the Victoria and... CER 1991-12-31 1991-01-01 1991 (made) Figure 'Drunk Punch', earthenware, coiled, with coloured glazes, Richard Slee, England, 1991 Height: 56 cm, Width: 35 cm, Depth: 50 cm [Bottle] Height: 21 cm, Diameter: 8 cm [Bottle] Height: 24.5 cm, Diameter: 9.5 cm [Bottle] Height: 28 cm, Diameter: 9 cm British Design 1948–2012: Innovation in the Modern Age (Victoria and Albert Museum 31/03/2012-12/08/2012) Our Objects: Contemporary Ceramics in Context (Glasgow School of Art 01/03/2009-31/03/2009) A Grand Design - The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 12/10/1999-16/01/2000) One of three toby jug or punch figures made and exhibited in the Autumn/Winter 1991. The first of... 1310 2014-08-29T19:24:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:27.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Earthenware, coiled, with coloured glazes C.15:1 to 5-1992 c151992 O85327 Figure Figure 'Drunk Punch', earthenware, coiled, with coloured glazes, depicting Punch. England 2 drunk-punch-figure-slee-richard 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z Drunk Punch 1991 1991 view
view 2010el7062 jpg s EAS 1889-12-31 1880-01-01 1880s (made) Articulated figure of a crayfish; ivory, with red staining; Japan, 1880s. Japan, room 45 1502 2014-08-29T19:25:21.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:21.000Z 37.487598 Japan, room 45, case 12 139.838287 Ivory 135-1889 1351889 O39327 Figure 1 Articulated model of a crayfish. Ivory with red staining overall. Japan 2010EL7062 3 VA figure 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1889 1880 view
view 2006am5793 jpg s Sprimont, Nicholas CER 1753-12-31 1744-01-01 ca. 1749 (made) Height: 13.4 cm, Width: 19.6 cm, Depth: 8.4 cm British Galleries, room 53a Possibly modelled by Nicholas Sprimont (1716-1771), made at the Chelsea porcelain factory, London 1516 British Galleries: The dogs were possibly modelled by Nicholas Sprimont, the manager of the... 2014-08-29T19:25:24.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:24.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 53a, case 1 -0.12714 Soft-paste porcelain C.246A-1976 c246a1976 O80202 Figure 1 FIGURE of a retrieving setter London 2006AM5793 Object Type This small sculpture of a retrieving setter with two dead partridges matches one of a... 3 VA figure-sprimont-nicholas 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1753 1744 view
view 2006au2254 jpg s Unknown CER Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street 0400-12-31 300 BC-400 AD (made) Figure, Egypt, -300-400, 5638-1901 . Height: 5.9 cm Glass, room 131 3141 Figure of a Baboon (Cynocephalus) the messenger of the God Tehuti (Thoth) 2014-08-29T19:30:15.000Z 2014-08-29T19:30:15.000Z 26.69636 Glass, room 131, case 86, shelf 1 30.246469 Glass, tooled at the furnace 5638-1901 56381901 O1464 Figure 1 Egypt 2006AU2254 3 VA figure-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 400 -300 view
view Hydman-Vallien, Ulrica Opie,J: Scandinavian ceramics & glass in the 20thC CER Given by the artist 1986-12-31 1986-01-01 1986 (made) Figure, Sweden, Ulrica Hydman-Vallien, for Kosta Boda glassworks, 1986-1986, C.106-1988 . Height: 58.5 cm National Art Library, room 76 3749 2014-08-29T19:31:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:31:48.000Z 62.198448 National Art Library, room 76, case 18 17.55142 'Kosta Boda Ulrica H V 310880248' incised Glass, metal, enamel Enamelled glass, with cast metal base C.106&A-1988 c1061988 O2110 Figure 1 [Stand] The stand has a blue painted metal base, painted with snakes [Figure] The figure consists... Sweden 2 VA karleksgudinna-lovelady-figure-hydman-vallien-ulrica 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z hand-blown Kärleksgudinna (Lovelady) 1986 1986 view
view Unknown CER after ca. 817 BC (made) Glass pendant depicting the figure of Bes, god of childhood, Egypt, Twenty-Third Dynasty to Roman... Height: 4.4 cm, Width: 1.9 cm maximum 3968 Figure of the God of Bes (God of children) 2014-08-29T19:32:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:32:25.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 Glass, green glazed composition C.126-1919 c1261919 O2356 Figure Glass pendant, green glazed composition, in the form of the figure of the God of Bes (God of... Egypt 'Twenty-Third Dynasty to Roman Period' 2 figure-unknown 2014-07-08T00:00:00.000Z -822 view
view Unknown CER after 664 BC (made) Glass pendant in the form of the figure of Isis suckling Horus, Egypt, Twenty-Sixth Dynasty to... 3978 2014-08-29T19:32:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:32:27.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 Glass, blue glazed composition C.127-1919 c1271919 O2366 Figure Glass pendant, Blue glazed composition in the form of the figure of Isis suckling Horus. Egypt Twenty-Sixth Dynasty to Roman period 2 figure-unknown 2014-07-08T00:00:00.000Z -664 view
view Unknown CER 0300-12-31 1576 BC-3rd century AD (made) Glass pendant in the form of a figure, possibly a god of pregnancy, Egypt, Eighteenth Dynasty to... Height: 1.9 cm, Width: 0.9 cm maximum 3988 Figure of (?), God of pregnancy 2014-08-29T19:32:30.000Z 2014-08-29T19:32:30.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 Glass, turquoise blue to green glaze composition C.128-1919 c1281919 O2376 Figure Glass pendant, turquoise-blue to green glaze composition, in the form of, possibly, a God of... Egypt Eighteenth Dynasty to Ptolemaic period 3 figure-unknown 2014-07-08T00:00:00.000Z 300 -1576 view
view Komaromy, Istvan Tasnadine, Marik Klara: Epitoanyag (Building Material) no.5, Langnal Formalt Uvegek (Glass formed... CER 1941-12-31 1932-01-01 ca. 1937 (made) Figure, Hungary, designed and made by Istvan Komaromy, 1937-1937, C.147-1938 . Height: 13.2 cm Glass, room 131 4228 Made by the Hungarian, Komaromy, in his London workshop 2014-08-29T19:33:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:33:14.000Z 47.16116 Glass, room 131, case 82, shelf 3 19.504959 lamp worked C.147-1938 c1471938 O2632 Figure 1 Hungary 2 VA sower-figure-komaromy-istvan 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Sower 1941 1932 view
view Komaromy, Istvan See C.147-1938 CER 1941-12-31 1932-01-01 ca. 1937 (made) Figure, Hungary, designed and made by Istvan Komaromy, 1937-1937, C.148-1938 . Height: 15.8 cm Glass, room 131 4243 Made by the Hungarian, Komaromy, in his London workshop 2014-08-29T19:33:16.000Z 2014-08-29T19:33:16.000Z 47.16116 Glass, room 131, case 82, shelf 3 19.504959 lamp worked C.148-1938 c1481938 O2648 Figure 1 Hungary 2 VA gymnast-figure-komaromy-istvan 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Gymnast 1941 1932 view
view CER Figure, Italy, , 0-0, C.171-1963 . Height: 3.4 cm Glass, room 131 4546 Figure of a female 2014-08-29T19:34:09.000Z 2014-08-29T19:34:09.000Z 42.502998 Glass, room 131, case 86, shelf 6 12.57341 [] C.171-1963 c1711963 O2973 Figure 1 Italy Dates Uncertain 2 VA figure 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z view
view John Derbyshire & Co. Thompson (1989;41) CER 1874-12-31 1874-01-01 1874 (design registered) Figure, England (Manchester), made by John Derbyshire, Regent Road Flint Glass Works, 1874-1900,... Height: 20.0 cm, Width: 11.5 cm greatest width Glass, room 131 4659 Figure of Britannia. 2014-08-29T19:34:28.000Z 2014-08-29T19:34:28.000Z 53.479622 Glass, room 131, case 79, shelf 3 -2.24881 Diamond registration for 11/1874 pressed glass C.181-1983 c1811983 O3104 Figure 1 Manchester 3 VA britannia-figure-john-derbyshire-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Britannia 1874 1874 view
view Compare with Lamm (1929;pl.39.2) CER Given by R.W. Morris 0900-12-31 0600-01-01 7th century - 9th century (made) Figure, possibly Egypt, , 600-900, C.187-1956 . Height: 4.8 cm, Width: 3.1 cm greatest width 4713 2014-08-29T19:34:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:34:36.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 marbled C.187-1956 c1871956 O3161 Figure Marbled opaque white, blue and red toad. Applied feet and eyes Egypt 3 of-a-toad-or-tortoise-figure 2014-01-29T00:00:00.000Z of a toad or tortoise 900 600 view
view CER 1200-12-31 1000-01-01 11th century - 12th century (made) Figure, Egypt, , 1000-1199, C.195-1963 . Glass, room 131 4802 2014-08-29T19:34:50.000Z 2014-08-29T19:34:50.000Z 26.69636 Glass, room 131, case 86, shelf 6 30.246469 Applied dark red trails C.195-1963 c1951963 O3256 Figure 1 Egypt 3 VA figure 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1200 1000 view