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view Unknown Stein, Aurel, <u> Serindia: Detailed Report of Exploration in Central Asia and Westernmost China... EAS Stein Textile Loan Collection. On loan from the Government of India and the Archaeological Survey of India. Copyright: Government of India. 0900-12-31 0600-01-01 7th century to 9th century (made) Streamer of different-coloured silk sections. Length: 44.2 cm, Width: 7.5 cm Dunhuang is at the eastern end of the southern Silk Road, in present-day Gansu Province. It lies... 60656 2014-08-29T23:15:32.000Z 2014-08-29T23:15:32.000Z 40.166698 In Storage 94.683296 silk Plain, pattern and gauze woven silk LOAN:STEIN.601 loanstein601 O92389 Fragment Streamer consisting of monochrome tabs of plain weave white silk, gauze weave purple silk, plain... Dunhuang Found in Cave 17 Mogao Grottoes (Caves of the Thousand Buddhas). This brightly-coloured silk streamer was made to hang from an altar valance at a Buddhist shrine.... 2 the-stein-collection-fragment-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z plain weave, patterned weave, gauze weave The Stein Collection 900 600 view
view 2006at5305 jpg s Unknown Guy, John: 'Indian Temple Sculpture', London, V & A Publication, 2007, p.119, pl.132. ISBN... SSEA Acquired to commemorate the occasion of the exhibition 'The Peaceful Liberators: Jain Art from India' (23rd November 1995 to 18th February 1996) with the generous support of the following: The Oshwal Association of the UK; The Arjav Group; De Beers Centenary AG; Vrajlal Mehta & Family; Nortel Asia South Pacific; The Rosy Blue Group; The Su-Raj Group; Unilever; Vijay & Bharat Shah of the Vijaydimon Group of Companies and the B Vijaykumar Group of Companies; The Navnat Vanik Association of the UK; Bonas & Co Ltd; The Diminco Group; The Eurostar Group. Chandaria Family-Conros Corporation; Gemasia 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Seated figure of the Jina Rishabhanatha, sandstone, 9th century, Uttar Pradesh. Height: 78 cm, Width: 47 cm, Depth: 22 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 Uniquely amongst the Jinas, Rishabhanatha is shown wearing long uncut hair, visible tucked behind... Bought from Colin Hodgettswith assistance from the V&A Jain Art Fund. 61280 THE JINA RISHABHANATHA Sandstone Uttar Pradesh, India 9th Century This relief depicts the first... 2014-08-29T23:17:26.000Z 2014-08-29T23:17:26.000Z 27.138439 South-East Asia, room 47b, case BNC, shelf 2 80.86235 Sandstone IS.12-1996 is121996 O66318 Sculpture 1 A seated figure of the Jina Rishabhanatha, the first tirthankara, on a lion supported throne. On... Uttar Pradesh 2006AT5305 This sandstone sculpture shows the figure of the Jina Rishabhanatha. He was the first... 3 VA jina-rishabhanatha-sculpture-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Jina Rishabhanatha 900 800 view
view 2006af3959 jpg s Unknown L Chandra & J Jain, Dimensions of Indian Art Guy, John: 'Indian Temple Sculpture', London, V & A... SSEA 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Shiva & Parvati (Uma Mahesvara), stone, Kumaon, Uttar Pradesh, India, 9th century Height: 44 cm, Width: 33.5 cm, Depth: 17 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 Bought from Spink price £20,000 61804 2014-08-29T23:19:16.000Z 2014-08-29T23:19:16.000Z South-East Asia, room 47b, case 4 Green-grey stone IS.113-1986 is1131986 O66636 Sculpture 1 This relief represents Shiva as Vyakhyana-Daksinamurti, the great exponent of the... 2006AF3959 Almora district, Kumaon, Uttar Pradesh, north India Shiva and Parvati, with Shiva represented as Vyakhyana-Daksinamurti, the divine exponent of the... 3 VA sculpture-unknown 2014-04-01T00:00:00.000Z 900 800 view
view 2006ap7223 jpg s Unknown Muthesius, Anna, <u>Byzantine Silk Weaving: AD 400 to AD 1200</u> (Vienna: Verlag Fassbaender,... T&F 0900-12-31 0780-01-01 780-900 (made) Silk with as scene of a figure wrestling with a lion Height: 25 cm, Width: 35.5 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 <i>Imagery</i> The scene represents the symbolic theme of man's victory over animals: a hero or... Acquired from Canon Franz Bock's collection. Historical significance: This object is important... 62106 2014-08-29T23:20:45.000Z 2014-08-29T23:20:45.000Z 34.8148 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 10 39.056 silk Silk compound twill 8558-1863 85581863 O93132 Woven silk 1 Woven silk with 'lion-strangler' design; silk compound twill. The design is composed in... Syria 2006AP7223 These types of silks were made in several centres around the east Mediterranean area. This and... The scene on this textile and the related piece (see image) of a man wrestling a lion, represents... 3 VA woven-silk-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving 900 780 view
view 2006ba0524 jpg s Unknown Williamson, Paul, ed., <i>The Medieval Treasury: The Art of the Middle Ages in the Victoria &... T&F 0900-12-31 0700-01-01 700-900 (made) Woven silk with part of the scene of an emperor in a chariot;700-899; Turkey Height: 25 cm, Width: 10 cm maximum Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 <i>Silk production</i> 'Byzantine' silks were made in the east of the Roman Empire, the capital... Bought from Monsieur Stanislas Baron, rue Grange-Batelière 28, Paris for £30 (there were two... 62192 2014-08-29T23:21:11.000Z 2014-08-29T23:21:11.000Z 38.9585 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 2 35.4492 silk Silk cloth with compound weave 762-1893 7621893 O93138 Textile fragment 1 Two fragments of purple red silk, joined together: compound twill weave in green, white and... Turkey 2006BA0524 Found in a shrine at Verdun in France This textile fragment shows part of a scene of a triumphant Byzantine emperor in a quadriga... 3 VA textile-fragment-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Woven 900 700 view
view 2006ba0522 jpg s Unknown Muthesius, Anna, <u>Byzantine Silk Weaving: AD 400 to AD 1200</u> (Vienna: Verlag Fassbaender,... T&F 0900-12-31 0780-01-01 780-900 (made) Woven, compound twill silk; repeated motif of a man wrestling with a lion on red ground; 770-899,... Height: 41 cm, Width: 32.2 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 <i>Imagery</i> The scene represents the symbolic theme of man's victory over animals: a hero or... Acquired by the Museum from the Bock Collection. Historical significance: This type of scene... 62223 2014-08-29T23:21:26.000Z 2014-08-29T23:21:26.000Z 34.8148 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 10 39.056 silk Silk cloth with compound weave 7036-1860 70361860 O93127 Woven silk 1 Woven silk with 'lion-strangler' design; silk compound twill. The group is reproduced facing... Syria 2006BA0522 These types of silks were woven in several centres around the East Mediterranean. This and the... The scene on this textile and the related piece (see image) of a man wrestling a lion, represents... 3 VA woven-silk-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Woven 900 780 view
view 2006au5785 jpg s Unknown SSEA 0900-12-31 0750-01-01 late 8th century-9th century (made) Vishnu Caturmurti Height: 25.5 cm South-East Asia, room 47a Sculptural representations of Vishnu Caturmurti exist throughout northern India but is most... Bought from Dr. Henry Ginsburg for £6000. 63066 2014-08-29T23:25:50.000Z 2014-08-29T23:25:50.000Z 26.26173 South-East Asia, room 47a, case 9 71.619431 Black basalt IS.25-1987 is251987 O67319 Figure 1 Vishnu in his four-fold aspect, Caturmurti. Three aspects of Vishnu are represented on the... Kashmir 2006AU5785 Kashmir, North India, Karkota period. 3 VA vishnu-caturmurti-figure-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Vishnu Caturmurti 900 750 view
view Unknown D.F. Klimbury-Salter, "The Silk Route and the Diamond Path", 1982, p.110. SSEA 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th Century (made) Relief panel of a female deity, possibly Parvati, Green schist, 9th century, Kashmir Height: 7.5 cm, Width: 6 cm Bought from Sotheby's. 63067 2014-08-29T23:25:50.000Z 2014-08-29T23:25:50.000Z In Storage Green Schist IS.65-1985 is651985 O67322 Relief panel A female deity, possibly Parvati, with four arms, seated in latitasana posture on a draped... Kashmir, North India. 3 relief-panel-relief-panel-unknown 2014-03-25T00:00:00.000Z Relief panel 900 800 view
view 2006au3513 jpg s Unknown SSEA 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th Century (made) Standing figure of Vishnu, Styone Shale, Kashmir, 9th century AD. Height: 18 cm, Width: 11 cm Bought from Berkeley Galleries. 63075 2014-08-29T23:25:52.000Z 2014-08-29T23:25:52.000Z In Storage Stone shale. IS.16-1966 is161966 O67327 Sculpture Standing figure of Vishnu. It is broken at the thighs and lower part is now missing. The arms... 2006AU3513 Kashmir, North India 3 sculpture-sculpture-unknown 2014-03-18T00:00:00.000Z Sculpture 900 800 view
view 2006bf1846 jpg s Unknown SSEA 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th Century (made) Buddha Height: 10.5 cm Bought from Mr. A.Biancardi (Wolmore collection). 65401 2014-08-29T23:36:39.000Z 2014-08-29T23:36:39.000Z 13.03659 In Storage 101.4925 Bronze IS.27-1988 is271988 O68983 Sculpture The Buddha seated in the earth-touching posture bhumisparsamudra is a relatively rare form in... Thailand 2006BF1846 Mon Style 3 sculpture-sculpture-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Sculpture 900 800 view
view Unknown Stein, Aurel, <u> Serindia: Detailed Report of Exploration in Central Asia and Westernmost China... EAS Stein Textile Loan Collection. On loan from the Government of India and the Archaeological Survey of India. Copyright: Government of India. 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Banner part; silk streamers and painted wood weighting board. Length: 32 cm, Width: 20 cm Dunhuang is at the eastern end of the southern Silk Road, in present-day Gansu Province. It lies... 66945 2014-08-29T23:43:54.000Z 2014-08-29T23:43:54.000Z 40.166698 In Storage 94.683296 Ch.0070 n wood, silk Plain woven silk and painted wood LOAN:STEIN.432 loanstein432 O96193 Banner fragment Banner fragment consisting of three legs of monochrome plain weave blue/green silk with red... Dunhuang Found in Cave 17 of the Mogao Grottoes (Caves of the Thousand Buddhas). This textile fragment is of plain woven silk and painted wood. It would have formed the bottom... 2 the-stein-collection-banner-fragment-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z painting, plain weave, stitching The Stein Collection 900 800 view
view Unknown Melikian-Chirvani,A.S. <u> Islamic Metalwork from the Iranian World.</u> London:HMSO, 1982. p42.... MES 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (cast) A small ovoid bottle standing on three legs. Height: 8.2 cm, Diameter: 3.2 cm of body, Diameter: 1.3 cm of opening Bought from Monsieur Jules Richard by Major Robert Murdoch Smith for 2s 6d on 22nd December... 70564 2014-08-30T00:03:59.000Z 2014-08-30T00:03:59.000Z 34.22892 In Storage 58.355129 brass Cast brass with engraved decoration, faint traces of black composition inlay. 527-1876 5271876 O73494 Kohl flask A small bottle with an ovoid body standing on three leg,s the extremities of which resemble feet.... Khorasan 3 kohl-flask-sormedan-kohl-flask-unknown 2014-03-27T00:00:00.000Z cast, engraved Kohl Flask (sormedan) 900 800 view
view 2009ce2455 jpg s Unknown Fehérvári, G. Islamic pottery: A comprehensive study based on the Barlow Collection. London:... MES Given on behalf of the Archaeological Expedition to North Syria by Sir Leonard Woolley. 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 800-900 (made) Fragments from a bowl, reconstructed, earthenware, painted in yellow, green and manganese, Syria... Diameter: 26.5 cm Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 70668 Part of a bowl, with painting on a white slip under a lead glaze. From excavations at Al Mina,... 2014-08-30T00:04:26.000Z 2014-08-30T00:04:26.000Z 34.8148 Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 25, shelf 4 39.056 earthenware Earthenware, polychrome glaze painted C.229 to B-1937 c2291937 O73583 Fragment of bowl 1 Bowl, earthenware, assembled from three fragments, covered in white slip and lead glaze, the... Syria 2009CE2455 Excavated at al-Mina 3 VA fragment-of-bowl-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 900 800 view
view 2007bl9090 jpg s Unknown Fehérvári, G. <u>Islamic pottery: A comprehensive study based on the Barlow Collection</u>.... MES Given on behalf of the Archaeological Expedition to North Syria, by Sir Leonard Woolley 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Water pot of fritware, moulded with relief decoration in two halves which are joined in a... Height: 18 cm, Diameter: 12.5 cm Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 From the excavations at Al Mina, near Antioch. 70669 Water-pot. From excavations at Al Mina, near Antioch. Probably SYRIAN; 9th-10th century. Given on... 2014-08-30T00:04:27.000Z 2014-08-30T00:04:27.000Z 34.8148 Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case S, shelf 4 39.056 fritware Fritware, moulded C.252-1937 c2521937 O73584 Water pot 1 Water pot of fritware, moulded with relief decoration in two halves which are joined in a... Syria 2007BL9090 Excavated at al-Mina 3 VA water-pot-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z moulded 900 800 view
view 2010ea7805 jpg s Unknown MES Given by the British School of Archaeology in Egypt 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Earthenware bowl with incised decoration under a green glaze, Egypt, 9th century, found in... Height: 5.25 in Taken from Register, Diameter: 7.37 in Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 Found in excavations at Hamamieh, Middle Egypt, by By Prof. Sir W.M. Flinders Petrie and Mr Guy... 76978 2014-08-30T00:35:02.000Z 2014-08-30T00:35:02.000Z 26.69636 Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 25, shelf 5 30.246469 Earthenware with incised decoration under a green glaze C.1394-1924 c13941924 O100734 Bowl 1 Earthenware bowl with incised decoration under a green glaze, with a cylindrical body and small... Egypt 2010EA7805 3 VA bowl-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 900 800 view
view Unknown MES Given by the British School of Archaeology in Egypt 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Gold coin of the 10th Abbasid Caliph Al-Mutawakkil (847 to 861 AD), minted at Misr in AH 245 (859... Diameter: 21 mm Found in a bowl in excavations at Hamamieh, Middle Egypt, by By Prof. Sir W.M. Flinders Petrie... 76979 2014-08-30T00:35:02.000Z 2014-08-30T00:35:02.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 Arabic inscription minted at Misr in AH 245 (859 AD), stamped gold C.1394B-1924 c1394b1924 O100735 Coin Gold coin of the 10th Abbasid Caliph Al-Mutawakkil (847 to 861 AD) Egypt minted at Misr in AH 245 (859 AD) 3 coin-unknown 2013-09-19T00:00:00.000Z 900 800 view
view 2008bw3340 jpg s Unknown Rizzi, A. <u> Vere Da Pozzo Di Venezia </u> (Stamperia di Venezia) p.36 Voltolina, G. <u> Le... SCP 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Well-head Weight: 539 kg, Height: 80.3 cm, Width: 72.4 cm, Depth: 72.4 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Although surrounded by water, the supply of fresh water was historically a problem for Venetians.... Purchased in Venice by J.C. Robinson in 1882. In a letter to The Times Newspaper 24th October... 83010 2014-08-30T00:58:45.000Z 2014-08-30T00:58:45.000Z 45.452961 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case FS 12.35388 marble Marble 54-1882 541882 O107425 Well head 1 Oblong marble well-head with a cylindrical shaft excavated through the block. The four faces are... Murano 2008BW3340 Wellheads not only protected the mouth of a well, but also provided an opportunity to make public... 3 VA well-head-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving 900 800 view
view 2006aa8966 jpg s Unknown MET 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Copper and enamel, Italy, 9th century Height: 29.4 cm, Width: 12.4 cm Altar and Processional Crosses (Sacred Silver and Stained Glass Galleries, the Victoria and Albert Museum 22/11/2005-22/11/2005) Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 84 Altar and Processional Crosses The cross is the distinctive emblem of Christianity and the... 85425 Cross for Suspension The cross is the central emblem of Christianity and the symbol of Christ's... 2014-08-30T01:09:43.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:43.000Z 42.502998 Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 84, case 4 12.57341 copper Copper, enamel 100-1882 1001882 O110477 Cross 1 A Greek cross springing from a ring and having a loop above it probably for suspension. Copper... Italy 2006AA8966 The cross is the central emblem of Christianity and the symbol of Christ’s Crucifixion. It first... 3 VA cross-unknown 2014-05-01T00:00:00.000Z gilding, enamelling 900 800 view
view 2007bl9055 jpg s Unknown MES Given by G.D. Hornblower, Esq. 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Tray of earthenware with transparent lead glazes and mottled, found at Fostat, 9th century,... Height: 3.2 cm, Width: 8.9 cm Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 Found in excavations at Fostat, Old Cairo. 88708 Condiment-tray, earthenware, with transparent lead glazes. From Fostat (Old Cairo). EGYPTIAN; 9th... 2014-08-30T01:25:07.000Z 2014-08-30T01:25:07.000Z 30.140045 Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 25, shelf 5 31.749975 earthenware, lead glaze Earthenware with lead glazes and mottled C.1446-1921 c14461921 O114647 Tray 1 Tray of earthenware with transparent lead glazes, and mottled. In the form of an oblong trough... Fostat 2007BL9055 register 3 VA tray-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z mottled 900 800 view
view 2007bl9109 jpg s Unknown MES 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 9th century (made) Bowl of white enamelled earthenware painted with green enamel, possibly Samarra, 9th century. Diameter: 15.2 cm, Height: 9.8 cm Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 88726 2014-08-30T01:25:11.000Z 2014-08-30T01:25:11.000Z 34.194199 Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 25, shelf 5 43.874901 earthenware Earthenware painted with green enamel C.406-1940 c4061940 O114671 Bowl 1 Bowl of white enamelled earthenware painted with green enamel. Straight sided with a recessed... Samarra 2007BL9109 3 VA bowl-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Painted 900 800 view