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view Unknown MET P. J. Cropper Bequest 1864-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 (made) Silver, parcel-gilt inlaid with niello, Moscow marks, ca.1860. Length: 7.0 cm, Width: 5.1 cm Acquisition RF: 44 / 177 Bequest - P.J. Cropper per W J Sheldrick 158 2014-08-29T19:18:21.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:21.000Z 55.75687 In Storage 37.615105 Town mark of St. George killing the dragon for Moscow (see Tardy p.353), assayer’s mark V.A over... Silver, gold Silver, parcel-gilt inlaid with nieelo. M.1094-1944 m10941944 O114338 Bottle ticket Bottle ticket with the word "MADERE." Silver, parcel-gilt, pierced and engraved, the lettering... Moscow The history of bottle tickets provides a fascinating insight into English eating, drinking and... 3 bottle-ticket-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z piercing, engraving (incising), niello 1864 1855 view
view 2006aw3379 jpg s Craddock, James Stronge, Susan (ed). The Arts of the Sikh Kingdoms, V&A Publications, London, 1999, Plate 232. SSEA 1870-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860-1870 (made) Photograph of the Marble pavilion and old entrance to the Fort, Lahore. Height: 23 cm, Width: 28.9 cm The Arts of the Sikh Kingdoms (01/01/0003-25/07/1999) 216 2014-08-29T19:18:55.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:55.000Z 31.54991 In Storage 74.327301 Albumen print 79:863 79863 O72315 Photograph The marble pavilion, in the tree-lined terraces of the Hazuri Bagh, was built by Ranjit Singh in... Lahore 2006AW3379 Ranjit Singh built the marble pavilion in the tree-lined terraces of the Hazuri Bagh in Lahore in... 3 marble-pavilion-and-old-entrance-photograph-craddock-james 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Marble pavilion and old entrance to the fort 1870 1855 view
view 2006aw3380 jpg s Craddock, James Stronge, Susan (ed). The Arts of the Sikh Kingdoms, V&A Publications, London, 1999, Plate 233. SSEA 1870-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860-1870 (made) Photograph of the Badshahi Mosque gateway, Lahore. Height: 28 cm, Width: 22 cm The Arts of the Sikh Kingdoms (01/01/0003-25/07/1999) The mosque was built by the Mughal emperor Aurangseb (r.1658-1707); the marble tablet above the... Dr John McCosh took the earliest photograph of the mosque in 1849, capturing the soldiers... 336 2014-08-29T19:19:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:42.000Z 31.54991 In Storage 74.327301 Albumen print 79:865 79865 O72317 Photograph This photograph shows the magnificient and imposing gateway to the Badshahi mosque. In the... Lahore 2006AW3380 This magnificent gateway leads into the great courtyard of the Badshahi Mosque, which dominates... 3 the-badashahi-masjid-gateway-photograph-craddock-james 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z The Badashahi Masjid gateway 1870 1855 view
view 2006aw3383 jpg s W. W. Hooper and Surgean G. Western Stronge, Susan (ed). The Arts of the Sikh Kingdoms, V&A Publications, London, 1999, Plate230. SSEA 1864-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 (made) A group of nine photographs from 'The Costumes and People of India'. Height: 18.6 cm image of the Sikh, Width: 12.2 cm image of the Sikh The Art of the Sikh Kingdoms (01/01/0003-25/07/1999) The photography of 'native types' began as early as 1848-9 with John McCosh's calotypes of Sikhs... This photograph group of photographs was probably part of a set of 'forty-five photographs of... 337 2014-08-29T19:19:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:42.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 paper, albumen Albumen prints 0932(IS) 0932is O72319 Photographs A group of nine portrait photographs showing different types of headgear all mounted together.... India 2006AW3383 W. W. Hooper and Surgean G. Western took a group of photographs of ‘native types’ of south India.... 3 the-costumes-and-people-of-photographs-w-w-hooper 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z The Costumes and people of India 1864 1855 view
view 2006am2780 jpg s Unknown FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1870-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860-1870 (made) Small oval table on tall cabriole legs, veneered with floral marquetry in the style of Roger... Weight: 10 kg, Height: 67 cm, Width: 57.5 cm, Depth: 39 cm In the collection of John Jones before 1882 379 2014-08-29T19:19:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:58.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 purplewood, leather, holly, Sycamore, boxwood, Oak, pearwood, gilt bronze, hornbeam, tulipwood Carcase of oak and sycamore, veneered in purplewood, boxwood and tulipwood, with marquetry of holly, purplewood, sycamore (stained in parts), pearwood, hornbeam; mounts of gilt bronze; writing surface of leather 1070:1-1882 10701882 O11860 Table Small oval table on tall cabriole legs, veneered with floral marquetry. Writing surface of red... Paris 2006AM2780 Made in 1860-1870 in Paris, in the style of RVLC or Topino The collection of French 18th-century furniture became a mania among rich connoisseurs throughout... 3 table-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, marquetry, veneered 1870 1855 view
view T&P Given by Mr Julian Shelley 1869-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860-1869 (made) Shirt and waistcoat made for Charles Stratton, General Tom Thumb, ca. 1860s. The shirt and waistcoat were made for Tom Thumb by an ancestor of the donor when he was on tour... 514 2014-08-29T19:20:40.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:40.000Z In Storage metal, brocade, cotton (textile) [Theatre costume] Brocade, cotton, gilt [Theatre costume] Cotton S.7:2-2003 s72003 O77232 Theatre costume [Theatre costume] Tiny waistcoat in ivory brocade woven with a fine serpentine foliage and... 3 theatre-costume 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand stitching 1869 1855 view
view 2006ay0725 jpg s Novissimo, Pasquale MET Given by Miss H. M. Jenkins 1874-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860-ca. 1870 (made) Gold bracelet with with a ram-head terminal. Italy or England, about 1860-70. Gold with filigree... Height: 7.5 cm, Width: 8.2 cm, Depth: 3.3 cm Jewellery, room 91 Given by Miss H.M. Jenkins, a friend of the Novissimo family, who ascribed the bracelet to... 660 2014-08-29T19:21:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:26.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91, case 21, shelf A, box 2 -1.97685 gold Gold with filigree and granulation M.13-1956 m131956 O115910 Bracelet 1 Gold bracelet with filigree decoration and a ram-head terminal. England 2006AY0725 The design of this gold bracelet is based on that of a Greek earring. It is possible that the... 3 VA bracelet-novissimo-pasquale 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z filigree, granulation 1874 1855 view
view 2006an5691 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1855-12-31 1855-01-01 1855 (made) Cotton warp ikat textile, Tamil Nadu, 1855 Length: 289 cm, Width: 88 cm Ikat is a type of weaving where the threads are tie-dyed before weaving to create designs on the... 895 2014-08-29T19:22:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:38.000Z 10.82664 In Storage 78.297508 cotton Cotton warp ikat 8374(IS) 8374is O77240 Textile Textile, cotton warp ikat. Ikat technique is the process of binding threads to resist dye prior... Tamil Nadu 2006AN5691 3 textile-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z ikat 1855 1855 view
view SSEA 1864-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 (made) Burmese moulded brass hka-lauk (cattle bell) with two handles. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885).... Height: 9 cm, Diameter: 8.8 cm Historical significance: To be suspended from a collar by the two loops at the top. 1052 2014-08-29T19:23:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:18.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 brass Moulded brass with raised decoration. 02870(IS) 02870is O58605 Hka-lauk (cattle bell) Hollowed semi-circular shape with two loops for handles and two clappers strung on an internal... Burma 3 hka-lauk-cattle 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z moulded 1864 1855 view
view 2006aw3377 jpg s Unknown Stronge, Susan (ed). The Arts of the Sikh Kingdoms, V&A Publications, London, 1999, Plate 231. SSEA 1870-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860-1870 (made) Photograph of Ranjt Singh's tomb taken from Ranjit Singh's palace, Lahore. Height: 19.2 cm, Width: 25 cm The Arts of the Sikh Kingdoms (01/01/0003-25/07/1999) 1469 2014-08-29T19:25:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:11.000Z 31.54991 In Storage 74.327301 Albumen print 2469-1900 24691900 O72312 Photograph This photograph was taken from a slightly different view to that chosen by Bourne (see 52901),... Lahore 2006AW3377 This image was taken from Ranjit Singh’s palace in Lahore. It focuses on his tomb, and manages to... 3 ranjit-singhs-tomb-from-the-photograph-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Ranjit Singh's tomb from the top of Ranjit Singh's palace, Lahore 1870 1855 view
view 2006an7152 jpg s Unknown Rosemary Crill 'Indian Embroidery' (London, V&A, 1999), no.44. SSEA 1855-12-31 1855-01-01 1855 (made) Cotton textile, embroidered muslin, Dhaka, 1855 Width: 84 cm 1713 2014-08-29T19:26:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:19.000Z 23.709801 In Storage 90.407112 Embroidered muslin 0214(IS) 0214is O77254 Textile Length of embroidered muslin dress fabric. Dhaka 2006AN7152 Dhaka, today the capital of Bangladesh, was traditionally known as a centre for weaving fine... 3 textile-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1855 1855 view
view 2006bf8537 jpg s Zach, Franz Paul Charleston etc, see HB's notes in photo file P. von Lichtenberg, Glasgravuren des Biedermeier:... CER 1855-12-31 1855-01-01 1855 (made) Goblet in two sections, Germany, Bavaria (probably Zwiesel), engraved by Franz Paul Zach,... Height: 32.5 cm Schachtenbach Glass (Glass Museum Frauenau 01/05/2014-30/11/2014) The Victoria and Albert Museum: Art and Design For All (Kunst und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn 18/11/2011-15/04/2012) The Victoria and Albert Museum: Art and Design For All (Museum of Applied Arts, Budapest 14/06/2012-16/09/2012) Glass, room 131 Despite a number of recorded works signed "F. Zach" or "F.P. Zach", in this particularly... This massive goblet is in two parts, the bowl separate from the stem and foot. The goblet was... 2452 'American and European Art and Design 1800-1900' Despite a number of recorded works signed "F.... 2014-08-29T19:28:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:28:27.000Z 48.917431 Glass, room 131, case 54 11.40798 'F P Zach' engraved Glass Cased, cut and engraved glass 2672&A-1856 26721856 O709 Goblet 1 This massive goblet is in two parts, the bowl separate from the stem and foot. Zach was born in... Zwiesel 2006BF8537 Although Steigerwald's concession stipulated that all glass sold at his Munich store was blown at... 3 VA goblet-zach-franz-paul 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z cut, engraved 1855 1855 view
view 2014ha5070 jpg s Steigerwald, Wilhelm Corning: Glass from World's fairs 1851-1904 CER 1855-12-31 1855-01-01 1855 (made) Goblet, Germany (Munich), probably made by Wilhelm Steigerwald at his Schachtenbach glassworks,... Height: 14.0 cm Schachtenbach Glass (Glass Museum Frauenau 01/05/2014-30/11/2014) Glass, room 131 2453 Shown in the international exhibition, Paris, 1855. Purchased from the retailer Franz... 2014-08-29T19:28:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:28:27.000Z 48.13641 Glass, room 131, case 80, shelf 3 11.57752 mould blown 2675-1856 26751856 O710 Goblet 1 Munich 2014HA5070 3 VA goblet-steigerwald-wilhelm 2014-04-22T00:00:00.000Z 1855 1855 view
view 2014ha5071 jpg s Steigerwald, Wilhelm Corning: Glass from World's Fairs 1851-1904 CER 1855-12-31 1855-01-01 1855 (made) Goblet, Germany (Munich), Probably made by Wilhelm Steigerwald at his Schachtenbach glassworks,... Height: 14.0 cm Schachtenbach Glass (Glass Museum Frauenau 01/05/2014-30/11/2014) Glass, room 131 2454 One of two, purchased from the international exhibition, Paris, 1855. Purchased from the... 2014-08-29T19:28:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:28:27.000Z 48.13641 Glass, room 131, case 80, shelf 3 11.57752 mould blown 2676-1856 26761856 O711 Goblet 1 Munich 2014HA5071 3 VA goblet-steigerwald-wilhelm 2014-04-22T00:00:00.000Z 1855 1855 view
view Grichois CER 1855-12-31 1855-01-01 1855 (made) Saucer, France (Paris), made by Grichois (retailers), 1855-1855, 2719 A-1856 . Width: 13.5 cm greatest width Glass, room 131 2463 Shown in the international exhibition, Paris, 1855, this technique was described by the retailer... 2014-08-29T19:28:28.000Z 2014-08-29T19:28:28.000Z 48.856918 Glass, room 131, case 80, shelf 5 2.34121 double-layered, with silver between 2719A-1856 2719a1856 O723 Saucer 1 Paris 3 VA saucer-grichois 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1855 1855 view
view CER 1864-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 (made) Wine glass, Russia, , 1850-1870, C.279-1976 . Height: 16.0 cm Glass, room 131 5448 2014-08-29T19:36:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:36:36.000Z 59.461479 Glass, room 131, case 80, shelf 1 108.831779 wheel cut, silvered and gilt C.279-1976 c2791976 O3931 Wine glass 1 Russia 3 VA wine-glass 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1864 1855 view
view 2006am6486 jpg s Underwood and Underwood PDP 1860-12-31 1855-01-01 1855-1860 (made) Stereoscopic photograph 'Family at afternoon tea in colour', made by Underwood & Underwood, New... Height: 8.4 cm, Width: 17.3 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H Stereoscope made by Underwood & Underwood, New York, USA; stereographs by various photographers 7089 British Galleries: STEREOSCOPE AND STEREOGRAPHS<br> Various dates, 1854-1901<br> This stereoscope... 2014-08-29T19:41:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:41:48.000Z 40.71455 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 546, box A -74.007124 Albumen prints mounted on glass 196-1945 1961945 O77458 Photograph 1 New York (City) 2006AM6486 Object Type A stereograph is a pair of photographic images of the same subject taken from... 3 VA a-family-at-afternoon-tea-photograph-underwood-and-underwood 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z A Family at afternoon tea 1860 1855 view
view Unknown CER 1855-12-31 1855-01-01 1855 (dated) Rolling-pin, England (probably Newcastle-upon-Tyne) Height: 38.5 cm Glass, room 131 7407 2014-08-29T19:42:57.000Z 2014-08-29T19:42:57.000Z 54.977909 Glass, room 131, case 44, shelf 5 -1.61237 Inscribed 'To a Friend 1855' Opal glass, with unfired printed and painted decoration C.90-1971 c901971 O5969 Rolling-pin 1 Newcastle upon Tyne 3 VA rolling-pin-unknown 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1855 1855 view
view Hoffmann, Wilhelm Catalogue, Austrian section, 1862 exbn. CER 1864-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 (made) Vase, Bohemia, made for Wilhelm Hoffmann (retailer), Prague and Vienna, 1850-1865 Height: 41.2 cm Glass, room 131 8352 Hoffmann exhibited glassware in the Austrian section of the international exhibition, London,... 2014-08-29T19:46:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:13.000Z 49.803589 Glass, room 131, case 29, shelf 2 14.47879 'Wilh. Hoffmann in Prag & Wien' painted in gold Cased, enamelled and gilded glass CIRC.505-1963 circ5051963 O6935 Vase 1 Bohemia 3 VA vase-hoffmann-wilhelm 2014-08-12T00:00:00.000Z 1864 1855 view
view Pohl, Franz Stefania Zelasko, Gräflich Schaffgotsch'sche JOSEPHINENHÜTTE: Kunstglasfabrik in Schreiberhau und... CER Given by Miss Bowdler through The Art Fund 1870-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860-70 (made) Vase, with pink and white overlays, enamelled and gilt, Schreiberhau (Silesia), Josephinenhütte,... Height: 33.7 cm Glass, room 131 8518 Painted with dog roses and other hedgerow flowers, these vases are typical of production by... 2014-08-29T19:46:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:47.000Z 50.826934 Glass, room 131, case 29, shelf 3 15.521077 Colourless glass, cased with a thin layer of pink glass and a second overlay of white glass, wheel cut, enamelled and gilded. CIRC.635-1964 circ6351964 O7101 Vase 1 Schreiberhau Richest example in IPM, Prague is dated 1878. Other example attrib to Sumava, Adolf, 1850... 3 VA vase-pohl-franz 2014-08-12T00:00:00.000Z 1870 1855 view