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view 2006al4007 jpg s Unknown Amin Jaffer, <font -u>Luxury Goods From India: the art of the Indian Cabinet-Maker</font -u>,... SSEA Given by Robert Skelton 1680-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1680 (made) Carved ebony chair, made on the Coromandel Coast, South-East India, 1660-80. Height: 97 cm of seat with castors, Width: 53.5 cm, Depth: 46.5 cm British Galleries, room 120 "No other group of Indo-European furniture has been as misunderstood as carved ebony furniture... The following unedited message was received by Dr Amin Jaffer of the Research Department in the... 918 British Galleries: In the late 18th century Indian chairs of this type were thought to be British... 2014-08-29T19:22:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:46.000Z 21.7866 British Galleries, room 120, case LP 82.794762 ebony Hand carved and pierced ebony, with caned seat IS.6-2000 is62000 O49994 Chair 1 Chair of carved and pierced ebony with a caned seat. Coromandel Coast 2006AL4007 Object Type Richly carved and pierced ebony chairs and tables of this type were made for European... 3 VA chair-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z hand carved 1680 1660 view
view CER 1700-12-31 1660-01-01 1660 - 1700 (made) Wine glass, Northern Netherlands, , 1660-1700, 5237-1901 . Height: 11.5 cm Glass, room 131 2925 Fragments of fourteen of glasses similar to this one have been excavated from the site of the... 2014-08-29T19:29:41.000Z 2014-08-29T19:29:41.000Z 52.108089 Glass, room 131, case 16, shelf 1 5.33033 engraved 5237-1901 52371901 O1236 Wine glass 1 Netherlands 3 VA wine-glass 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1660 view
view CER 1799-01-01 1660-01-01 17th-early 18th century (made) Bowl, Southern Spain, 1660-1799, 996-1873. Height: 7.0 cm Glass, room 131 3684 2014-08-29T19:31:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:31:38.000Z 39.89502 Glass, room 131, case 72, shelf 2 -2.98868 [] 996-1873 9961873 O2041 Bowl 1 Green glass bowl. Spain 3 VA bowl 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1799 1660 view
view For a similarly engraved flute see C. R. S. Seppard and J. P. Smith 'Engraved Glass from Holland'... CER 1675-12-31 1660-01-01 1660 - 1675 (made) Flute, Northern Netherlands, , 1660-1675, C.141-1927 . Height: 32.1 cm Glass, room 131 4141 2014-08-29T19:33:01.000Z 2014-08-29T19:33:01.000Z 52.108089 Glass, room 131, case 16, shelf 1 5.33033 engraved C.141-1927 c1411927 O2540 Flute 1 Netherlands 3 VA flute 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1675 1660 view
view 2006am7104 jpg s Unknown CER Bequeathed by Mrs Margaret Alice Barbour 1670-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1670 (made) Posset pot, Italy or England, , 1660-1670, C.170-1918 . Height: 7.7 cm including spout, Width: 11.5 cm including handles, Depth: 10 cm including spout, Diameter: 7.6 cm base British Galleries, room 56d Probably made in the glasshouse of George Villiers, 2nd Duke of Buckingham at Greenwich, London 4533 of the type ordered by the London glass seller John Greene from the Morelli glasshouse at... 2014-08-29T19:34:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:34:07.000Z 42.502998 British Galleries, room 56d, case 13 12.57341 Soda glass, with early repairs using rivets C.170-1918 c1701918 O2960 Posset pot 1 Italy 2006AM7104 Object Type One of the earliest glass posset pots to survive, this object follows closely the... 3 VA posset-pot-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1670 1660 view
view 2012fh9883 jpg s Lely, Peter (Sir) PDP 1670-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1670 (made) Drawing of a Pursuivant from the Garter Procession, drawn in England by Sir Peter Lely, 1660-1670 Height: 49.5 cm excluding mount, Width: 25.1 cm excluding mount British Galleries, room 56d Purchased around 1856 (?) from W. Mayor Drawn in England by Sir Peter Lely (born in Soest,... 5287 British Galleries: This drawing shows an officer of the College of Arms known as a Pursuivant,... 2014-08-29T19:36:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:36:12.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 56d, case 12A -1.97685 'Herauten' Black chalk, heightened with white, on blue-grey paper 2166 2166 O77336 Drawing 1 England 2012FH9883 Object Type The drawing shows a partcipant in the Procession of the Order of the Garter. It is... 3 VA a-pursuivant-from-the-garter-drawing-lely-peter-sir 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z A Pursuivant from the Garter Procession 1670 1660 view
view 2006au2550 jpg s Unknown CER 1670-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1670 (made) Bottle, free-blown glass, England, 1660-1670 Glass, room 131 6066 of 'shaft-and-globe' type 2014-08-29T19:38:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:38:31.000Z 52.883289 Glass, room 131, case 45, shelf 4 -1.97685 Free-blown glass C.382-1993 c3821993 O4579 Bottle 1 England 2006AU2550 3 VA bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1670 1660 view
view C. M. F. For the monogramist C.M.F. see Sotheby's London sale catalogue 5 June 1990, lot 148. CER Buckley Collection 1670-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1670 (made) Goblet, Northern Netherlands, possibly engraved by the monogramist C. M. F., 1660-1670,... Height: 17.5 cm Glass, room 131 6196 Engraved with an allegory on love: cupids trying in vain to strike a fire; one leads a woman by... 2014-08-29T19:38:56.000Z 2014-08-29T19:38:56.000Z 52.108089 Glass, room 131, case 16, shelf 1 5.33033 Inscribed 'De Liefde siet geen Leidt. Te ver gheifs' (Love sees no grief. In vain) Diamond-point engraved glass C.418-1936 c4181936 O4718 Goblet 1 Engraved with an allegory on love: cupids trying in vain to strike a fire; one leads a woman by... Netherlands Cf. Rijksmuseum cat. vol II, nr. 32 Italian glass makers mastered the art of engraving glass with a diamond-point. They introduced it... 3 VA goblet-c-m-f 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1670 1660 view
view Unknown CER 1690-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1690 (made) Glass decanter, made in Northern Netherlands, 1660-1690. Glass, room 131 6216 2014-08-29T19:39:00.000Z 2014-08-29T19:39:00.000Z 52.108089 Glass, room 131, case 16, shelf 3 5.33033 Diamond-engraved glass, with gilt-copper mount C.421-1936 c4211936 O4740 Decanter 1 blue glass, diamond-engraved, with gilt-copper mount Netherlands Tony North 16-12-1992: mount ca. 1680 3 VA decanter-unknown 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1690 1660 view
view 2006am7152 jpg s Unknown T&F 1700-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1700 (made) Gaming purse, velvet, trimmed with copper-gilt thread, France, 1660-1700 Diameter: 9.5 cm Probably made in France 7102 British Galleries: Gaming or gambling with cards was a popular 17th-century pastime. A gentleman... 2014-08-29T19:41:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:41:51.000Z 46.712448 In Storage 1.71832 Velvet, trimmed with copper-gilt thread 2010-1899 20101899 O77463 Purse France 2006AM7152 Object Type This is a special purse for use at the gaming table, to hold money or counters. Its... 3 purse-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1660 view
view 2006am2022 jpg s Unknown T&F 1680-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1680 (made) Unfinished embroidery Height: 70.5 cm, Width: 56.2 cm British Galleries, room 56d See T.143-1962 for details of design source. 7297 British Galleries: EMBROIDERED MIRROR FRAME AND UNFINISHED FRAME<br> From about 1660 to 1680 a... 2014-08-29T19:42:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:42:35.000Z British Galleries, room 56d, case 6 Satin, embroidered with silk thread 247-1896 2471896 O77494 Mirror frame 1 2006AM2022 Object Type Mirror glass had a considerable intrinsic value in the 17th century, and the presence... 3 VA mirror-frame-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1680 1660 view
view 2006al3841 jpg s Unknown John Lea Nevinson, Catalogue of English Domestic Embroidery of the Sixteenth & Seventeenth... T&F 1680-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1680 (made) Height: 76 cm, Width: 61 cm, Depth: 4.5 cm The Golden Age of the English Court: From Henry VIII to Charles I (Moscow Kremlin Museums 24 Oct 2012-27 Jan 2013) British Galleries, room 56d 7785 British Galleries: EMBROIDERED MIRROR FRAME AND UNFINISHED FRAME<br> From about 1660 to 1680 a... 2014-08-29T19:44:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:44:14.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 56d, case 6 -1.97685 Border of satin, embroidered with silk and metal thread, framed in wood painted to imitate lacquer 351-1886 3511886 O77559 Mirror frame 1 Silk and metal purl on silk; tent, satin and rococo stitches, with buttonholing, darned silk pile... England 2006AL3841 Object Type Mirror glass had a considerable intrinsic value in the 17th century, and the presence... 3 VA mirror-frame-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1680 1660 view
view 2006am9157 jpg s Vigo ‘List of Works of Art Acquired by the South Kensington Museum, During the Year 1893, Arranged... MET 1680-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1680 (made) Knife (one of a pair), ivory and steel, wedding kife, probably British, one is dated 1687 Length: 21.7 cm whole, Width: 3 cm, Depth: 2 cm, Length: 8.3 cm ivory alone Bought in 1893 from the Bateman Heirlooms sale (the property of the late W. Bateman Esq. and T.... 8322 British Galleries: The ivory of this knife handle was carved in Goa, India. European merchants... 2014-08-29T19:46:06.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:06.000Z 53.38311 In Storage -1.464544 'Anne Doyley' a dagger steel, ivory Steel, with ivory handle 522-1893 5221893 O77653 Knife The handle is formed of a woman in fashinalble costume of the mid-seventeenth century. The silver... Sheffield 2006AM9157 Object Type This knife would have been carried in a leather case together with a matching fork.... 3 knife-vigo 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1680 1660 view
view Unknown CER 1700-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1700 (made) Beaker, Central Germany, 1660-1700 Height: 7.5 cm Glass, room 131 8673 Enamelled with emblems and mottos. 2014-08-29T19:47:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:47:19.000Z 51.090839 Glass, room 131, case 73, shelf 3 10.45424 Inscribed 'CONCORDIA' and 'DEVS BENEDICAT' Enamelled and gilt glass CIRC.924-1924 circ9241924 O7257 Beaker 1 Germany This attribution and date suggested by Olga Drahotovà 1992. 3 VA beaker-unknown 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1660 view
view 2006am3586 jpg s Unknown T&F Bequeathed by Mrs Harriet Bolckow 1690-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1690 (made) Length: 261.6 cm continuous loop, Width: 9.75 cm British Galleries, room 54b 8715 British Galleries: In the late 17th century, Italian needle lace was one of the most elaborate... 2014-08-29T19:47:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:47:29.000Z 45.438251 British Galleries, room 54b, case 2 12.31849 Raised needle lace 762-1890 7621890 O77717 Lace border 1 Venice 2006AM3586 Object Type The needle lace made in Venice in the second half of the 17th century varied in scale... 3 VA lace-border-unknown 2013-10-24T00:00:00.000Z 1690 1660 view
view 2006am6068 jpg s Simon, Thomas Inventory of Works of Art Acquired by the Victoria and Albert Museum in the Years 1903 - 1904.... SCP 1660-12-31 1660-01-01 1660 (made) Medal, gold, depicting General Monck, cast by Thomas Simon after a model by Abraham Simon,... Depth: 0.4 cm, Diameter: 3.5 cm British Galleries, room 54b The two brothers, Abraham Simon (b London, 1617; d ?1692) and Thomas Simon (b London, 1618; d... Bought, £106. 1s. 8739 British Galleries: General George Monck (1608-1670) played an important part as head of the... 2014-08-29T19:47:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:47:36.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 54b, case 14 -0.12714 'GEORGIVS MONKE . OMNIVM . COPIARVM . IN . ANGLIA SCOTIA . ET . HIBERNIA DVX . SVPREMVS . ET... gold Cast gold 816-1904 8161904 O77742 Medal 1 Medal depicts on the obverse General Monk, bust to right, hair long, curling, in plain falling... London 2006AM6068 Object Type The medal was intended to be distributed to the friends and supporters of General... 3 VA general-monk-medal-simon-thomas 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z casting General Monk 1660 1660 view
view 2006am8764 jpg s Unknown CER 1669-12-31 1660-01-01 ca. 1665 (made) Height: 46.1 cm including frame, Width: 42.1 cm including frame, Depth: 2.8 cm including frame British Galleries, room 54b Made in England 8867 British Galleries: Mirrors were often engraved by amateurs. The owner of this one chose to... 2014-08-29T19:48:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:19.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 54b, case 14 -1.97685 Diamond-point engraved glass, with ebony-veneered wood frame C.202-1977 c2021977 O77880 Toilet mirror 1 England 2006AM8764 Object Type Small dressing-table mirrors of the second half of the 17th century usually took the... 3 VA toilet-mirror-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1669 1660 view
view CER Lent by the Trustees of the British Museum 1660-12-31 1660-01-01 Probably about 1660 (made) Slipware mug inscribed, 'OBEAY THE KING', made and decorated in Harlow, Essex, about 1660. Height: 14.8 cm max, Width: 13.5 cm including handle, Diameter: 10.5 cm British Galleries, room 56d Made at Harlow, Essex; 9246 British Galleries: Slipware beer mugs and jugs were made at Harlow in Essex throughout the 17th... 2014-08-29T19:50:02.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:02.000Z 51.773152 British Galleries, room 56d, case 13 0.097506 inscribed 'OBEAY THE KING' Red earthenware, with decoration in white trailed clay slip under a lead glaze LOAN:BM.1030-2001 loanbm10302001 O78303 Slipware mug 1 Red earthenware lead-glazed barrel-shaped mug with one handle. Decorated with white trailed slip,... Harlow Object Type After years of copying German stoneware forms, in the 17th century the potters of... 2 VA slipware-mug 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z 1660 1660 view
view 2006am8900 jpg s Unknown T&F 1670-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1670 (made) Pair of stockings, M, English, 1590-1615, woven linen, embroidered Height: 93 cm hem to heel, Length: 25.4 cm foot, Width: 28 cm top British Galleries, room 54b Made in England 9557 British Galleries: Stockings made from wool or linen, cut on the bias (diagonally to the weave)... 2014-08-29T19:51:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:32.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 54b, case 2 -1.97685 Linen, embroidered with silk T.126&A-1938 t1261938 O78739 Pair of stockings 1 England 2006AM8900 Object Type Before the introduction of knitting to England in the 15th century, all hose were... 3 VA pair-of-stockings-unknown 2014-06-16T00:00:00.000Z 1670 1660 view
view 2006am9016 jpg s Unknown T&F 1669-12-31 1660-01-01 1660s (made) Pair of embroidered leather gloves with silver and silver-gilt thread, England, 1660s Length: 31.3 cm, Width: 15.2 cm, Width: 9.2 cm across hand at thumb The Wild, the Beautiful and the Damned (Historic Royal Palaces 05/04/2012-30/09/2012) Made in England 9606 British Galleries: Gloves played an essential part in 17th-century etiquette, and are often shown... 2014-08-29T19:51:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:47.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 leather Leather embroidered with silver and silver-gilt thread, silk ribbon and spangles T.225&A-1968 t2251968 O78794 Pair of gloves Pair of embroidered leather gloves with silver and silver-gilt thread. Applied cuffs embroidered... England 2006AM9016 Object Type No 17th-century ensemble was complete without gloves and this particularly lavish... 3 pair-of-gloves-unknown 2014-01-21T00:00:00.000Z gilding, embroidering 1669 1660 view