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view 2006an7083 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1000-12-31 0850-01-01 late 9th century- 10th Century (made) Group of mother goddesses and Kubera, bronze, Bihar, Eastern India, late 9th-10th century. Height: 9.2 cm, Length: 14.5 cm, Depth: 4.3 cm South-East Asia, room 47b Formerly in the Heeramaneck collection, New York and sold at auction Sotheby's London 10-3-86. ... This small bronze image of a group of four Hindu deities is a fine example of bronze casting in... 1515 2014-08-29T19:25:24.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:24.000Z 25.90313 South-East Asia, room 47b, case 4 85.801071 Bronze IS.74-1990 is741990 O64460 Sculpture 1 A group of four Hindu deities depicting from left to right, of Kubera, Vaisnavi, an unidentified... Bihar 2006AN7083 Bihar, Eastern India 3 VA sculpture-sculpture-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Sculpture 1000 850 view
view CER 0950-12-31 0850-01-01 late 9th century - early 10th century (made) Fragment of a beaker, Egypt or Iran, 880-920 Height: 9.6 cm, Width: 8.5 cm greatest width Glass, room 131 4261 Found in Egypt 2014-08-29T19:33:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:33:19.000Z 26.69636 Glass, room 131, case 85, shelf 3 30.246469 green glass, moulded C.14-1934 c141934 O2670 Fragment of a beaker 1 Egypt 3 VA fragment-of-a 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 950 850 view
view Unknown CER 0950-12-31 0850-01-01 late 9th century-early 10th century (made) Fragment of a beaker (?), Egypt or Persia, 880-920 AD Height: 4.0 cm, Width: 3.5 cm maximum, Thickness: 0.4 cm Glass, room 131 6501 Found in Egypt 2014-08-29T19:39:55.000Z 2014-08-29T19:39:55.000Z 26.69636 Glass, room 131, case 85, shelf 3 30.246469 Moulded glass C.49-1934 c491934 O5036 Fragment 1 Egypt Possibly Egypt or Persia 3 VA fragment-unknown 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 950 850 view
view 2006bb4731 jpg s MES Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund and the Bryan Bequest 0900-12-31 0850-01-01 850-900 (made) Ceramic; Tin-glazed earthenware bowl decorated in polychrome lustre with peacock eyes. Iraq,... Diameter: 14.3 cm maximum, Height: 4 cm Saved! 100 Years of the National Art Collections Fund (Hayward Gallery, London 23/10/2003-18/01/2004) Making Ceramics, room 143 10314 BOWL White-glazed earthenware painted in polychrome lustre MESOPOTAMIAN; mid 9th century [old... 2014-08-29T19:54:50.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:50.000Z 33.24052 Making Ceramics, room 143, case 11, shelf 2 43.68985 earthenware, Clay, glaze, lustre (ceramics decoration) Earthenware, with polychrome lustre decoration on an opaque white glaze C.46-1952 c461952 O7352 Bowl 1 Tin-glazed earthenware bowl decorated in polychrome lustre with peacock eyes. Iraq 2006BB4731 Probably Basra This bowl is made from earthenware, but the pinkish ceramic body has been disguised by the use of... 3 VA bowl 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 900 850 view
view 2006af7249 jpg s Unknown Pézard, Maurice, <u>La Céramique Archaïque de L'Islam et ses Origines</u>, Paris, 1920 Migeon,... MES 0950-12-31 0850-01-01 850-950 (made) Dish with blue leaves and green splashes, Iraq (probably Basra), 850-950. Diameter: 37.4 cm Islamic Middle East, room 42 A limited range of bold, simple designs were used on Abbasid whitewares with decoration in blue.... 10325 DISH White-glazed earthenware painted in green. MESOPOTAMIAN; 9th century [Old gallery... 2014-08-29T19:54:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:53.000Z 33.24052 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 2W 43.68985 earthenware, Clay, opaque white glaze, cobalt blue Earthenware, with an opaque white glaze, colours splashed and painted into the glaze C.65-1934 c651934 O7366 Dish 1 Large flat dish with broad low flaring rim, decorated with four groups of green splashes from the... Iraq 2006AF7249 The register states "Samarra type, but probably found at Rayy", though no justification for this... This large flat dish is a beautiful example of a type of Islamic pottery known as Abbasid... 3 VA dish-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z inglaze painting 950 850 view
view 2006at7667 jpg s Unknown Christies, Amsterdam, 28May 1991. SSEA 0950-12-31 0850-01-01 Late 9th century- early 10th century (made) Seated figure of Tara. Height: 15.25 cm, Width: 8.5 cm, Depth: 5.5 cm Bought from A.Biancardi. 24842 2014-08-29T21:02:30.000Z 2014-08-29T21:02:30.000Z In Storage Bronze IS.35-1994 is351994 O24759 Sculpture Seated figure of Tara 2006AT7667 Central Java, Indonesia 3 tara-sculpture-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Tara 950 850 view
view 2009cb5413 jpg s Unknown SSEA 0950-12-31 0850-01-01 late 9th century - early 10th century (made) Height: 76.2 cm, Width: 41.9 cm, Depth: 35.6 cm The figure has four arms, the upper right holding a sword, the lower raised in <i>abhaya... Bought from Willaim Clayton Ltd. 24844 2014-08-29T21:02:31.000Z 2014-08-29T21:02:31.000Z -7.32723 In Storage 109.901283 Volcanic stone IS.2-1968 is21968 O24764 Sculpture A four armed seated figure carved from volcanic stone. The upper right arm holds a sword, the... Java 2009CB5413 Central Java, Indonesia This figure of a bodhisattva reflects the popularity of Mahayana Buddhism in Java at this time... 3 seated-figure-of-a-bodhisattva-sculpture-unknown 2013-11-20T00:00:00.000Z Seated Figure of a Bodhisattva 950 850 view
view 2008br9719 jpg s EAS 1000-12-31 0850-01-01 850-1000 (made) Diameter: 15.9 cm, Height: 8.9 cm World Ceramics, room 145 Found in SYRIA 28680 Lobed dish, acquired in Syria Northern China, 850-1000, with clear glaze Museum no. C.15-1950 [2009] 2014-08-29T21:23:19.000Z 2014-08-29T21:23:19.000Z 36.894451 World Ceramics, room 145, case 31, shelf 3 104.165649 Porcelain with white glaze C.15-1950 c151950 O33500 Dish 1 Lobed dish with white glaze China 2008BR9719 Whitewares from the Xing and Ding kilns in northern China were exported in considerable quantity... 3 VA dish 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1000 850 view
view 2010eb0390 jpg s Unknown EAS 0907-12-31 0850-01-01 850-907 (made) White ware. Dish, porcelain with a white glaze; north China, Tang dynasty Diameter: 13.7 cm, Height: 3.9 cm Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 28834 2014-08-29T21:23:51.000Z 2014-08-29T21:23:51.000Z 36.894451 Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 3, shelf 4 104.165649 porcelain Porcelain, glazed C.23-1950 c231950 O33665 Dish 1 English pounds, shillings and pence £12 10s. Dish of porcelain with a white glaze. The bowl is shallow, plain inside but with a pronounced... China 2010EB0390 from label 3 VA dish-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glazed 907 850 view
view 2006am4651 jpg s Unknown Contadini, Anna, <u>Fatimid Art at the Victoria & Albert Museum.</u> London: V&A Publications,... MES 0950-12-31 0850-01-01 late 9th century-early 10th century (made) Height: 6.3 cm, Height: 3.8 cm of front protuberance, Diameter: 4.5 cm of base The Life of Edward I (Tower of London 23/03/1993-12/05/2001) Europa und der Oriend 800-1900 (Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin 01/01/1989-31/12/2035) Originally thought to be a Byzantine object. 72297 2014-08-30T00:12:05.000Z 2014-08-30T00:12:05.000Z 26.69636 On loan 30.246469 quartz crystal Rock crystal, carved 669:1, 2-1883 6691883 O74924 Chess piece Rock crystal chess piece cut in form of two unequal lobes, curved at one end and flat at the... Egypt 2006AM4651 This piece of rock crystal is carved as a chess piece, probably a king. In the Middle East the... 3 chess-piece-unknown 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z carved 950 850 view
view 2006av9231 jpg s Unknown Contadini, Anna, <u>Fatimid Art at the Victoria & Albert Museum.</u> London: V&A Publications,... MES 0950-12-31 0850-01-01 late 9th century-early 10th century (made) Length: 5.3 cm, Height: 3.5 cm, Length: 3.8 cm drilled hole Bought from E.R.D. Maclagan Esq. 72307 2014-08-30T00:12:09.000Z 2014-08-30T00:12:09.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 quartz crystal Rock crystal, carved A.20-1926 a201926 O74947 Flask The carving on this small container, which is in the shape of a fish, is confined to two bands at... Egypt 2006AV9231 This small rock crystal container is one of group of similar items shaped like a fish. The animal... 3 flask-unknown 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z carved 950 850 view
view 2006bk4575 jpg s Unknown SCP 0900-12-31 0850-01-01 late 9th century (made) 1882 (cast) Plaster cast of a red sandstone pillar cross carved with the Crucifixion and scenes from the... Height: 442.5 cm Sculpture, room 46A. Objects in 'case BWITH' are available via appointment with the Sculpture department Commissioned by the Museum in 1882 and moulded by Sergeant Bullen at Gosforth on behalf of the... 100135 2014-08-30T02:20:47.000Z 2014-08-30T02:20:47.000Z 54.418171 Sculpture, room 46A. Objects in 'case BWITH' are available via appointment with the Sculpture department, case FS, shelf N -3.43916 Plaster cast REPRO.1882-258 repro1882258 O128107 Plaster cast 1 Plaster cast of a red sandstone pillar cross carved with the Crucifixion and scenes from the... Gosforth 2006BK4575 Anglo-Danish cross in the Churchyard at Gosforth, Cumbria 3 VA plaster-cast-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 900 850 view
view 2009cb7515 jpg s Unknown Longhurst, Margaret H. <u>Catalogue of Carvings in Ivory</u>. Part I. London: Victoria and Albert... SCP 0900-12-31 0850-01-01 late 9th century (made) Panel-relief, ivory in relief, part of icon or book cover, Christ Pantocrator, Byzantine,... Height: 15 cm, Width: 12 cm Byzantine Art: A European Art (01/04/1964-15/06/1964) Masterpieces of Byzantine Art (01/10/1958-09/11/1958) Masterpieces of Byzantine Art (23/08/1958-12/09/1958) The iconographical tradition of representing Christ was slow to develop in Byzantine art. Once... Acquired in London. Said to have come from Syria. Probably, with A.2-1912 from the covers of a book. 109903 2014-08-30T02:58:07.000Z 2014-08-30T02:58:07.000Z In Storage ivory Carved ivory A.4-1910 a41910 O140272 Panel Panel depicting the figure of Christ in half-length; the left hand holding a scroll the right... 2009CB7515 Byzantine Empire, probably late 9th century This relief is said to have come from Syria. Probably, with A.2-1912 from the covers of a... 3 christ-blessing-christ-pantocrator-panel-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving Christ Blessing; Christ Pantocrator 900 850 view
view 2006bl3330 jpg s Unknown MES 0900-12-31 0850-01-01 850-900 (made) Ceramic; Tin-glazed earthenware bowl painted with an inscription painted in cobalt blue pigment... Diameter: 20.2 cm, Height: 6.8 cm Making Ceramics, room 143 133175 Bowl, earthenware, painted in ruby lustre. SAMARRA; 9th -10th century. C.12-1934. [Old G.133 label] 2014-08-30T04:32:30.000Z 2014-08-30T04:32:30.000Z 33.24052 Making Ceramics, room 143, case 11, shelf 2 43.68985 Tin-glazed earthenware C.12-1934 c121934 O166819 Bowl 1 Tin-glazed earthenware bowl painted with an inscription painted in cobalt blue pigment under the... Iraq 2006BL3330 Probably Basra This bowl is made from earthenware, but the pinkish ceramic body has been disguised by the use of... 3 VA bowl-unknown 2014-06-23T00:00:00.000Z 900 850 view
view 2008br9258 jpg s Unknown EAS 0906-12-31 0850-01-01 850-906 (made) Stoneware lamp, glazed over a white slip with moulded decoration applied in relief, China Height: 12.7 cm, Diameter: 17.1 cm Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 144191 2014-08-30T05:10:04.000Z 2014-08-30T05:10:04.000Z 36.894451 Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case C, shelf 1 104.165649 glaze, stoneware, slip Stoneware, glazed over a white slip with moulded decoration applied in relief C.283-1910 c2831910 O179324 Lamp 1 Lamp with applied decoration moulded in relief, glazed stoneware over a white slip and stained in... China 2008BR9258 label 3 VA lamp-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z moulded, applied, glazed 906 850 view
view 2010ct6097 jpg s Unknown EAS J.G. Maxwell Brownjohn Bequest 0906-12-31 0850-01-01 850-906 (made) Ewer, white porcelain with white glaze, China, Tang dynasty Height: 14.7 cm, Diameter: 8.2 cm mouth Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 146246 2014-08-30T05:18:24.000Z 2014-08-30T05:18:24.000Z 36.894451 Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case C, shelf 1 104.165649 porcelain Glazed porcelain C.37-1965 c371965 O181582 Ewer 1 White porcelain ewer with white glaze. It has an ovoid body and funnel-shaped neck, standing on a... China 2010CT6097 from label 3 VA ewer-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z glazed 906 850 view
view 2009cb7521 jpg s Unknown Longhurst, Margaret H. <u>Catalogue of Carvings in Ivory.</u> London: Published under the... SCP 0900-12-31 0850-01-01 late 9th century (made) Panel, part of a relief in ivory stained green, The Virgin, Byzantine, probably late 9th century Height: 13.5 cm, Width: 4 cm This is a fragment of a larger relief of the Virgin Hodegetria, with only the head and part of... 148155 2014-08-30T05:26:15.000Z 2014-08-30T05:26:15.000Z 33.811385 In Storage -87.006932 Wax, ivory Elephant ivory, stained green, with wax restorations A.1-1912 a11912 O183599 Panel The head and the central part of the figure of the virgin, her right hand extended across her... Byzantine Empire 2009CB7521 Byzantine Empire. Also said to came originally from Syria. Probably part of the same Deësis... This is a fragment of a relief in ivory stained green, depicting the head and part of the figure... 3 the-virgin-hodegetria-panel-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z relief, staining The Virgin Hodegetria 900 850 view
view 2008bv1881 jpg s MES Given by Mr. G. D. Hornblower 0900-12-31 0850-01-01 850-900 (made) Fragment, tin-glazed earthenware, decorated in polychrome lustre, Iraq, probably Basra, 850-900. Width: 12.7 cm Making Ceramics, room 143 252441 Fragment with coloured lustres Iraq, probably Basra, 850-900 Potters experimented with different... 2014-08-30T10:34:20.000Z 2014-08-30T10:34:20.000Z 33.24052 Making Ceramics, room 143, case 11, shelf 2 43.68985 [] C.763-1921 c7631921 O297299 Fragment 1 Iraq 2008BV1881 Iraq potters were the first to use lustre on ceramics. Around 850, they adapted the technique... 3 VA fragment 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z 900 850 view
view 2008bv1882 jpg s MES Given by Mr. G. D. Hornblower 0900-12-31 0850-01-01 850-900 (made) Fragment, earthenware with tin-glaze covered with a ruby-coloured lustre, Iran, probably Basra,... Making Ceramics, room 143 252445 2014-08-30T10:34:22.000Z 2014-08-30T10:34:22.000Z 33.24052 Making Ceramics, room 143, case 11, shelf 2 43.68985 [] C.853-1921 c8531921 O297307 Fragment 1 Fragment, earthen ware with tin-glaze covered with a ruby-coloured lustre Iraq 2008BV1882 3 VA fragment 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z 900 850 view
view 2010ea6878 jpg s Unknown EAS Given by Mr P. H. D. S. Wikramaratna, in memory of his wife Nancy 0906-12-31 0850-01-01 850-906 (made) Jarlet, stoneware with slip and copper splash under green glaze; China (Changsha, Tongguan... Height: 3.3 cm, Diameter: 6.7 cm, Diameter: 2.3 cm mouth, Diameter: 3 cm base Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 413243 2014-08-30T16:34:12.000Z 2014-08-30T16:34:12.000Z 28.252029 Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 4, shelf 6 113.067749 glaze, stoneware, slip Stoneware with slip and copper splash under green glaze FE.18-1989 fe181989 O493249 Jar 1 Made at Tongguan kilns, Changsha. Small jarlet of globular form with small mouth and solid... Changsha 2010EA6878 3 VA jar-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z glazed 906 850 view