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    Pyx

    Unknown artist, French
    Pyx, 13th Century
    Copper; gilding; champleve enamel
    Height: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 30.011

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    Sake Pot and Stand

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Sake Pot and Stand, ca. 1882
    Iron with copper, brass, silver and ebony
    Height: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 inches) (assembled)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.203

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    Portrait of Cesárea Goicoechea y Galarza

    Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
    Spanish, 1746-1828
    Portrait of Cesárea Goicoechea y Galarza, 1806
    Oil on copper
    Diameter: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 34.1365

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    Portrait of Gerónima Goicoechea y Galarza

    Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
    Spanish, 1746-1828
    Portrait of Gerónima Goicoechea y Galarza, 1805
    Oil on copper
    Diameter: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 inches) (sight)
    Gift of Grenville L. Winthrop 34.1366

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    Portrait of Isabel Homer Pegram as a young girl

    Unknown artist, American
    Portrait of Isabel Homer Pegram as a young girl, ca. 1850
    Daguerreotype
    9.5 x 8.3 cm (3 13/16 x 3 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Waldo Newcomer 1999.44.15

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    March Plate

    Attributed to Pierre Reymond, enameler
    French, ca. 1513-after 1584
    After Etienne Delaune, engraver (inciser)
    French, 1518-1583
    March Plate, ca. 1560
    ”Grisaille” enamel on copper, gilt
    Diameter: 18.4 cm (7 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Franklin Robinson in honor of the Fine Arts Committee and the Museum Staff 1989.085

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    Mokume Vessel

    Marvin Jensen
    American, b. 1945
    Mokume Vessel, 1989
    Copper
    Height: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 inches)
    Museum purchase with funds from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Museum Associates 1990.127

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    Two Benches

    Howard Ben Tré
    American, b. 1949
    Two Benches, 1985
    Cast glass, patinated copper
    69.9 x 83.8 x 33 cm (27 1/2 x 33 x 13 inches)
    Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Chazan 85.144.2

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    Two Benches

    Howard Ben Tré
    American, b. 1949
    Two Benches, 1985
    Glass with copper
    69.9 x 127 x 33 cm (27 1/2 x 50 x 13 inches)
    Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Chazan 85.144.1

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    Portrait of a man

    Unknown artist, American
    Portrait of a man, mid-19th century
    Daguerreotype
    4.3 x 5.4 cm (1 11/16 x 2 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Truman B. Pierce 17.125

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    Portrait of a woman

    Unknown artist, American
    Portrait of a woman, ca. 1860
    Daguerreotype
    Plate: 6.4 x 5.1 cm (2 1/2 x 2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Frank A. Wightman 56.144.4

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    Virgin and Child with Clerics and Donors

    Pierre Reymond, enameler
    French, ca. 1513-after 1584
    Virgin and Child with Clerics and Donors, 1534
    Enamel on copper
    12.9 x 10.7 cm (5 1/8 x 4 3/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 34.024

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    Coffeepot

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Coffeepot, ca. 1890
    Copper with silver and ivory
    33 x 17.8 x 12.7 cm (13 x 7 x 5 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 84.161

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    Portrait of a sleeping dog

    Unknown artist, American
    Portrait of a sleeping dog, mid-19th century
    Daguerreotype
    Plate: 8.3 x 7 cm (3 1/4 x 2 3/4 inches)
    Museum Collection 46.069

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    Christ on the Cold Stone with Two Angels

    Hendrick Goltzius
    Dutch, 1558-1617
    Christ on the Cold Stone with Two Angels, 1602
    Oil on copper
    51 x 34.5 cm (20 1/16 x 13 9/16 inches) (measure of the copper panel support)
    Museum Gift Fund, Museum Works of Art Fund and Corporate Membership Fund 61.006

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    Fireplace surround

    Hugnet Frères, designer
    French, ca. 1900
    Fireplace surround, 1900
    Walnut, ceramic tiles, and copper.
    349.8 x 210.8 x 50.8 cm (137 11/16 x 83 x 20 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund, Mary B. Jackson Fund and Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 83.152

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    Jack-in-the-Pulpit Vase

    Theodore Hanford Pond
    American, 1872-1933
    Jack-in-the-Pulpit Vase, ca. 1910
    Copper
    Height: 43.8 cm (17 1/4 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2003.43

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    Forest Still Life

    Karl Wilhelm de Hamilton
    Flemish, ca. 1668-1754
    Forest Still Life, ca. 1735
    Oil on copper
    36.5 x 26.4 cm (14 3/8 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Drs. Arnold-Peter C. and Yvonne S. Weiss 2003.140

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    Unknown artist, Thai, China
    container; vessel, mid-19th century
    Enameled copper
    Height: 27.6 cm (10 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Doris Duke’s Southeast Asian Art Collection 2004.12.6

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    Golden Contiuum

    Michael Glancy
    American, b. 1950
    Golden Contiuum, 1985
    Glass, copper and gold
    27.9 x 47 x 31.8 cm (11 x 18 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Chazan 2004.103

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    Untitled

    Roger Hiorns
    English, b.1975
    Untitled, 2005
    Steel, thistles, copper sulfate, silicone, and Velcro
    298.4 x 52.1 x 77.5 cm (117 x 20 x 30 inches)
    Richard Brown Baker Fund for Contemporary British Art 2007.16