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    Wine Cooler

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Wine Cooler, 1874
    Silver with gilding
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.46.1

  • Objects

    Wine Cooler

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Wine Cooler, 1874
    sterling silver; gilding
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.46.2

  • Objects

    Fruit Plate

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Fruit Plate, 1879
    Silver with gilding
    1.2 x 15.2 cm (1/2 x 6 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.64.19

  • Objects

    Coffin of Nesmin

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Coffin of Nesmin, ca.250 BCE
    Wood, gesso, gilding, and colored glass
    Length: 179.1 cm (70 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund and Mary B. Jackson Fund 38.206.2

  • Objects

    Pyx

    Unknown artist, French
    Pyx, 13th Century
    Enamel and copper with gilding
    Height: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 30.011

  • Objects

    Covered Suger Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Covered Suger Bowl, 1874
    silver; gilding
    16.3 x 19.8 x 11.2 cm (6 7/16 x 7 13/16 x 4 7/16 inches) (overall)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.15

  • Objects

    Cream Pitcher

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Cream Pitcher, 1874
    silver; gilding
    11.7 x 19.5 x 10 cm (4 5/8 x 7 11/16 x 3 15/16 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.14

  • Objects

    Waste Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Waste Bowl, 1874
    silver; gilding
    Confirmed, Gorham project, 12/13/2016 9.7 x 19.6 x 11 cm (3 13/16 x 7 11/16 x 4 5/16 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.16

  • Objects

    Spoon Holder

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Spoon Holder, 1875
    silver; gilding
    10.7 x 13.3 x 9 cm (4 3/16 x 5 1/4 x 3 9/16 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.17

  • Objects

    Syrup Pitcher

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Syrup Pitcher, 1875
    Silver with gilding
    20.8 x 18.3 x 9.2 cm (8 3/16 x 7 3/16 x 3 5/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.19

  • Objects

    Teapot

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Teapot, 1875
    silver; gilding
    19.5 x 27.9 x 12.8 cm (7 11/16 x 11 x 5 1/16 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.20

  • Objects

    Gallery Tray

    Attributed to Thomas Pairpoint, designer
    American, 1838-1902
    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Gallery Tray, 1873-1873
    Silver with gilding
    12.4 x 85.3 x 52.6 cm (4 7/8 x 33 9/16 x 20 11/16 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.43

  • Objects

    Apollo and the Muses on Mount Parnassus

    Unknown artist, Flemish; French
    Apollo and the Muses on Mount Parnassus, ca. 1545
    Silver with gilding
    Diameter: 15.1 cm (5 15/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 51.502

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    Cruet Set

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Cruet Set, 1873
    sterling silver; gilding; glass
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.42

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Bass Fiddle Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Bass Fiddle Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.15

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Bagpipe Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Bagpipe Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.8

  • Objects

    Sardine Tongs

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Sardine Tongs, ca. 1879
    Silver with gilding
    Length: 20.3 cm (8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.77

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    Crowned Buddha head

    Unknown artist, Saudi Arabian; Siamese?
    Crowned Buddha head, late 15th - early 16th century
    Bronze with gilding and mother-of-pearl insets
    Height: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 36.007

  • Objects

    Ice Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Ice Bowl, ca. 1875
    Silver and gilding
    25.4 x 31.8 cm (10 x 12 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.54

  • Objects

    Cruet Set

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Cruet Set, 1875
    sterling silver; gilding; glass
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.41

  • Objects

    Console Table

    Unknown artist, French, France
    Console Table, ca. 1740
    Oak, gesso, gilt and marble
    95.3 x 152.4 x 66.7 cm (37 1/2 x 60 x 26 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Jack Linsky 56.025

  • Objects

    Casket

    Unknown artist, Italian, Italy; Venice
    Casket, ca. 1500
    Wood with pastiglia and gilding
    15.2 x 21 x 14 cm (6 x 8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 51.272

  • Objects

    Cruet Set

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Cruet Set, 1875
    sterling silver; gilding; glass
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.40

  • Objects

    Oil and Vinegar Cruet

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Oil and Vinegar Cruet, 1875
    Sterling silver, gilding, and glass bottles
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.39

  • Objects

    Coffin and mummy of Nesmin

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Coffin and mummy of Nesmin, 250 BCE
    Coffin: wood, gesso, gilding, paint, and colored glass
    Length: 179.1 cm (70 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund and Mary B. Jackson Fund 38.206

  • Objects

    March Calendar Plate

    Attributed to Pierre Reymond, enameler
    French, ca. 1513-after 1584
    After Etienne Delaune, engraver (inciser)
    French, 1518-1583
    March Calendar Plate, ca. 1560
    Enamel with gilding on copper
    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

  • Objects

    Cellini Vase

    Attributed to Thomas Pairpoint, designer
    American, 1838-1902
    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Cellini Vase, 1875
    Silver with gilding
    42 x 23.2 x 12.7 cm (16 9/16 x 9 1/8 x 5 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.52

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Singer

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, manufacturer
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Singer, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.19

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Singer

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Singer, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.20

  • Objects

    Sugar Tongs

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Sugar Tongs, ca. 1879
    Silver with gilding
    Length: 15.2 cm (6 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.76

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Music Stand

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Music Stand, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.21

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Hurdy-Gurdy/Lyre Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Hurdy-Gurdy/Lyre Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.7

  • Objects

    Cellini Tray

    Attributed to Thomas Pairpoint, designer
    American, 1838-1902
    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Cellini Tray, 1874
    sterling silver; gilding; glass
    6 x 83.4 x 52.6 cm (2 3/8 x 32 13/16 x 20 11/16 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.44

  • Objects

    Compote

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Compote, 1879
    Silver with gilding
    19.3 x 24.3 cm (7 5/8 x 9 9/16 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.65.1

  • Objects

    Compote

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Compote, 1879
    Silver with gilding
    19.3 x 24.4 x 24.4 cm (7 5/8 x 9 5/8 x 9 5/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.65.2

  • Objects

    Cabinet

    Unknown artist, American, New York City; New York
    Cabinet, 1875-1880
    Ebonized cherry with gilding
    187.3 x 111.8 cm (73 3/4 x 44 inches)
    Abby Rockefeller Mauze Fund, by exchange 81.010

  • Objects

    Circular Tray

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Circular Tray, 1871
    Sterling silver with gilding
    2.3 x 26.7 cm (7/8 x 10 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.51

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Flute Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Flute Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.13

  • Objects

    Wine Decanter

    Attributed to George Wilkinson, designer
    English, 1819-1894
    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Wine Decanter, 1873
    Silver with gilding and glass
    Height: 44.1 cm (17 3/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.38

  • Objects

    Tray

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Tray, 1878
    Silver with gilding
    27 x 20.6 cm (10 5/8 x 8 1/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.50

  • Objects

    Water Pitcher

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Water Pitcher, 1878
    Silver with gilding
    16.2 x 18 x 10.5 cm (6 3/8 x 7 1/16 x 4 1/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.48

  • Objects

    Cup

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Cup, 1878
    Silver with gilding
    Height: 10.2 cm (4 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.49.1

  • Objects

    Cup

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Cup, 1878
    Silver with gilding
    Height: 10.2 cm (4 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.49.2

  • Objects

    Cruet Stand

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Cruet Stand, 1875
    Sterling silver with gilding and glass
    Overall: 36 x 21.8 x 12.3 cm (14 3/16 x 8 9/16 x 4 13/16 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.39.1

  • Objects

    Cruet Stand

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Cruet Stand, 1875
    Sterling silver with gilding and glass
    Overall: 29.2 x 22 x 12.3 cm (11 1/2 x 8 11/16 x 4 13/16 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.40.1

  • Objects

    Pier Table

    Vose & Coates, cabinetmaker
    American, active 1808-1818
    Isaac Vose
    American, 1767 - 1823
    Joshua Coates
    American, d. 1819
    Pier Table, 1818
    Mahogany, pine, mahogany veneer, mirrored glass, marble, and gilt brass
    90.8 x 124.5 x 57.2 cm (35 3/4 x 49 x 22 1/2 inches)
    Abby Rockefeller Mauze Fund 82.014

  • Objects

    Book Cover

    Unknown artist, German, Germany; Augsburg; Augsburg
    Book Cover, 1500-1550
    Silver with niello and gilding
    14 x 8.6 x 5.1 cm (5 1/2 x 3 3/8 x 2 inches)
    Gift of Messrs. E. & A. Silberman 34.016

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Kettle Drum Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Kettle Drum Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.3

  • Objects

    Cruet Stand

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Cruet Stand, 1873
    Sterling silver with gilding and glass
    31 x 29 x 16.8 cm (12 3/16 x 11 7/16 x 6 5/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.42.1

  • Objects

    Fruit or Nut Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Fruit or Nut Bowl, 1871
    Silver with gilding
    26 x 49.5 x 23.8 cm (10 5/16 x 19 1/2 x 9 3/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.26

  • Objects

    Fruit or Nut Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Fruit or Nut Bowl, 1871
    Silver with gilding
    32.4 x 46.4 x 23.5 cm (12 11/16 x 18 5/16 x 9 5/16 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.25

  • Objects

    Cake Basket

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Cake Basket, 1874
    Silver with gilding
    20.3 x 26 x 17.8 cm (8 x 10 5/16 x 7 inches) including handle
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.28

  • Objects

    Compote

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Compote, 1872
    Silver
    26.7 x 35.6 x 27.9 cm (10 1/2 x 14 x 11 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.27

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Clarinet Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Clarinet Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.14

  • Objects

    African Venus

    Charles-Henri-Joseph Cordier
    French, 1827-1905
    African Venus, 1851
    Bronze with silver and gold patination
    51.1 x 21.6 x 16.5 cm (20 1/8 x 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund 1995.013

  • Objects

    Madonna and Child

    Unknown artist, Netherlandish, Brabant
    Madonna and Child, 1490 - 1500
    Wood, paint, gilding
    Height: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 15.108

  • Objects

    Fruit Plate

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Fruit Plate, 1879
    Silver with gilding
    1.6 x 21.6 cm (5/8 x 8 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.63.13

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Piano Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Piano Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.2

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Conductor

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Conductor, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    17.5 cm (6 7/8 inches) (height)
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.1

  • Objects

    Knife Rest

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Knife Rest, 1879
    Silver with gilding
    Height: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.69.2

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Music Stand

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Music Stand, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.22

  • Objects

    Asparagus Tongs

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Asparagus Tongs, ca.1871-1879
    silver; gilding
    Length: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.75.16

  • Objects

    Neptune Epergne

    Thomas Pairpoint, designer
    American, 1838-1902
    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Neptune Epergne, 1872
    Silver with gilding
    66 x 91.4 x 54.6 cm (26 x 36 x 21 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.80

  • Objects

    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Kettle Drum Carrier

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Kettle Drum Carrier, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.9

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    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Drummer

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Drummer, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.4

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    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Bassoon Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Bassoon Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.5

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    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Guitar Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Guitar Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.6

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    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Trumpet Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Trumpet Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.10

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    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, French Horn Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, French Horn Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.11

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    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Flute Player

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Flute Player, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.12

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    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Singer

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Singer, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.16

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    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Singer

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Singer, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.17

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    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Singer

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Singer, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.18

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    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Music Stand

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Music Stand, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.23

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    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Music Stand

    Johann Joachim Kändler, modeler
    German, 1706-1775
    Peter Reinicke, modeler
    German, 1715-1768
    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    The Monkey Band | Affenkapelle, Music Stand, ca. 1753
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.169.24

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    Aphrodite

    Unknown artist, Asia Minor; Greek; Smyrna
    Aphrodite, 300-200 BCE
    Terracotta; gilding
    Height: 29.8 cm (11 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.331

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    Tigerware Jug

    Unknown artist, German; English, England; London
    Tigerware Jug, 1579-1580
    Stoneware with salt glaze (German) and gilded silver mounts (English)
    24.1 x 15.2 x 14 cm (9 1/2 x 6 x 5 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.625

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    Cabinet

    Alexandre Roux, cabinetmaker
    French; American, fl. 1837-1881
    Cabinet, ca. 1866
    Rosewood, light and dark wood marquetry, ebonized and gilt trim, porcelain, and gilt bronze
    111.8 x 130.8 x 48.3 cm (44 x 51 1/2 x 19 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund 78.052

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    Cruet Stand

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Cruet Stand, 1875
    Sterling silver with gilding and glass
    Overall: 28.7 x 21.6 x 13.3 cm (11 5/16 x 8 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.41.1

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    Corpus of Christ from a Crucifix

    Unknown artist, Rhenish; or; Mosan
    Corpus of Christ from a Crucifix, ca. 1150
    Bronze; gilding
    21.9 x 20 cm (8 5/8 x 7 7/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 49.371

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    Coronation of the Virgin

    Unknown artist, English
    Coronation of the Virgin, 1400-1420
    Alabaster and gilding
    42.6 x 27.9 cm (16 3/4 x 11 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 23.089

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    Apollo

    Unknown artist, Northern Italian
    Apollo, ca. 1540
    Bronze with silver and gilding
    18.7 x 6.4 x 4.5 cm (7 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 1 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 73.079

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    Bowl

    Unknown artist, Italian; Venetian
    Bowl, ca. 1600
    Glass with gilded brass
    12.7 x 19.4 x 16.5 cm (5 x 7 5/8 x 6 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Frank Mauran and John O. Ames, by exchange 73.060

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    Vase

    Attributed to Fidelle Duvivier, artist
    French, b. 1740
    Chelsea Porcelain Factory, manufacturer
    English, ca. 1745-1784
    Vase, ca. 1780
    Soft-paste porcelain with enamels and gilding
    37.8 x 18.4 x 17.1 cm (14 7/8 x 7 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 56.112

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    Têtê-À-Têtê Tea Set

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Têtê-À-Têtê Tea Set, 1889
    silver; gilding; ivory
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2002.93

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    Têtê-À-Têtê Teapot

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Têtê-À-Têtê Teapot, 1889
    Silver with gilding and ivory
    11.6 x 17.1 x 8.7 cm (4 9/16 x 6 3/4 x 3 7/16 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2002.93.1

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    Têtê-À-Têtê Creamer

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Têtê-À-Têtê Creamer, 1889
    Silver with gilding
    8 x 12.8 x 7.9 cm (3 1/8 x 5 1/16 x 3 1/8 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2002.93.2

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    Têtê-À-Têtê Tea Sugar Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Têtê-À-Têtê Tea Sugar Bowl, 1889
    Silver with gilding
    9.6 x 14 x 8.1 cm (3 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 3 3/16 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2002.93.3

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    Jewel casket

    Alphonse Giroux & Co., manufacturer
    French
    Jewel casket, ca. 1880
    Gilt bronze with bright-cut engraving, steel straps, ivory
    26.7 x 29.5 x 19.1 cm (10 1/2 x 11 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund Helen M. Danforth Fund 2002.49

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    Hot Water Urn

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Hot Water Urn, 1871
    silver; gilding
    Urn (overall) 36 x 26.3 x 20.9 cm (14 3/16 x 10 3/8 x 8 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Miss Mary Ann Lippitt 2001.74.1ad

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    Coffeepot

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Coffeepot, 1871
    Silver with gilding and ivory
    23.9 x 25 x 13.4 cm (9 7/16 x 9 13/16 x 5 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Miss Mary Ann Lippitt 2001.74.2

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    Teapot

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Teapot, 1871
    Silver with gilding and ivory
    21.2 x 23.1 x 12.8 cm (8 3/8 x 9 1/8 x 5 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Miss Mary Ann Lippitt 2001.74.3

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    Hot Milk Pitcher

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Hot Milk Pitcher, 1871
    Silver with gilding and ivory
    18 x 18 x 11.6 cm (7 1/16 x 7 1/16 x 4 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Miss Mary Ann Lippitt 2001.74.4

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    Creamer

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Creamer, 1871
    Silver with gilding
    13.2 x 16.2 x 8.3 cm (5 3/16 x 6 3/8 x 3 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Miss Mary Ann Lippitt 2001.74.5

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    Sugar Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Sugar Bowl, 1871
    Silver with gilding
    Overall 17.7 x 20.3 x 11.6 cm (6 15/16 x 8 x 4 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Miss Mary Ann Lippitt 2001.74.6ab

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    Slop Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, 1831-
    Slop Bowl, 1871
    Silver with gilding
    13.9 x 17.1 x 11.6 cm (5 1/2 x 6 3/4 x 4 9/16 inches)
    Gift of Miss Mary Ann Lippitt 2001.74.7

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    Seafood Plate

    Theodore Russell Davis
    American, 1840-1894
    Haviland & Company, manufacturer
    French, 1842 -
    Limoges, manufacturer
    Seafood Plate, from the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Service, ca. 1880
    Porcelain with enamels and gilding
    3.8 x 22.9 cm (1 1/2 x 9 inches) (overall)
    Gift of Christopher Monkhouse 2003.111

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    Potourri Jar

    Edward Lycett, designer
    American, 1833-1910
    Faience Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1881-1892
    Potourri Jar, ca. 1885
    Glazed earthenware, gilding
    Height: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 inches)
    Museum purchase: bequest of Eliza Taft, by exchange 2005.54.1

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    Mount Vernon Banjo Clock

    Walter H. Durfee
    American, 1857-1939
    Mount Vernon Banjo Clock, ca. 1900
    Wood, gilding, brass, glass, reverse painted glass, gilt bronze, various metals
    104.1 x 26.7 x 10.2 cm (41 x 10 1/2 x 4 inches)
    Bequest of Frederick Lippitt 2007.98.17