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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

    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

    Teapot

    Unknown artist, English, Bristol
    Teapot, 18th century
    Porcelain, glaze, gilding
    Height: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Alice Brownell, Mrs. Ernst R. Behrend and Alfred S. Brownell 29.150

  • Objects

    Plate

    Spode, manufacturer
    England, 1767-present
    Plate, ca. 1870
    Transfer-printed porcelain with gilt decoration
    21.3 cm (8 3/8 inches) (diameter)
    Bequest of Mrs. Hope Brown Russell 09.532

  • 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
    Overall: 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
    Overall: 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
    Overall: 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
    Overall: 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

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    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

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    Saucer

    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    Saucer, ca. 1760
    Hard paste porcelain with enamel decoration and gilding
    Bequest of Susan Martin Allien 35.624A

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    Cup and Saucer

    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    Cup and Saucer, ca. 1760
    Hard paste porcelain with enamel decoration and gilding
    9.7 cm (3 13/16 inches) (width) cup
    Bequest of Susan Martin Allien 35.624

  • 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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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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, 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

    Cup

    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    Cup, ca. 1760
    Hard paste porcelain with enamel decoration and gilding
    9.7 cm (3 13/16 inches) (width) cup
    Bequest of Susan Martin Allien 35.624B

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    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

    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

    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; gilding; glass
    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

    Teapot

    Unknown artist, English, Leeds; Leeds
    Teapot, late 18th century
    Glazed earthenware, gilding
    Height: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Alice Brownell, Mrs. Ernst R. Behrend and Alfred S. Brownell 29.146

  • 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

    Pitcher with Cover

    David Francis Haynes and Co., manufacturer
    American, fl. 1876-1887
    Pitcher with Cover, 19th century
    Glazed stoneware, gilding
    Diameter: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 inches) (diameter)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 1993.003

  • 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

    Egg Spoon

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, 1831-
    Egg Spoon, ca. 1879
    Silver with gilding
    Length: 14 cm (5 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.72.10

  • 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

    Cup

    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    Cup, ca. 1830
    Gilt porcelain with enamels
    8.9 cm (3 1/2 inches) (height) cup
    Museum Works of Art Fund 49.317A

  • 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

  • Objects

    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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    Teapot

    Unknown artist, English
    Teapot, early 19th century
    Glazed earthenware, gilding
    Height: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Alice Brownell, Mrs. Ernst R. Behrend and Alfred S. Brownell 29.216

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    Plate with Scholten Impaling Hogenberg Coat of Arms

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China, for export to the Netherlands
    Plate with Scholten Impaling Hogenberg Coat of Arms, ca. 1730-1740
    Porcelain with enamels and gilding
    Diameter: 22.9 cm (9 inches)
    Bequest of Mrs. Hope Brown Russell 09.351

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    Teapot

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Teapot, mid 19th century
    Glazed porcelain, gilding
    11.4 x 15.9 cm (4 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Gift of the estate of Shirley A. Goldberg 1992.122.3

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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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    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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    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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    Plate with Colebrooke Impaling Hudson Coat of Arms

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China, for export to England
    Plate with Colebrooke Impaling Hudson Coat of Arms, ca. 1737
    Porcelain with enamels and gilding
    Height: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 inches)
    Museum purchase: gift of The Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach, Directors 2016.62

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    Chinese Export Porcelain Flagon with Arms of RI

    Unknown artist, Chinese export
    Chinese Export Porcelain Flagon with Arms of RI, ca. 1800
    Glazed porcelain with gilding
    25 x 21.5 x 14 cm (9 13/16 x 8 7/16 x 5 1/2 inches) (with lid)
    Gift of William A. Viall III in memory of Gretchen Viall 2016.102.20.1

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    Punch Bowl with Arms of RI

    Unknown artist, Chinese export
    Punch Bowl with Arms of RI, ca. 1800
    Porcelain with glaze, enamels and gilding
    Height: 11.6 cm (4 9/16 inches)
    Gift of William A. Viall III in memory of Gretchen Viall 2016.102.22

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    Chinese Export Porcelain Flagon with Arms of RI

    Unknown artist, Chinese export
    Chinese Export Porcelain Flagon with Arms of RI, ca. 1800
    Glazed porcelain with gilding
    25 x 21.5 x 14 cm (9 13/16 x 8 7/16 x 5 1/2 inches) (with lid)
    Gift of William A. Viall III in memory of Gretchen Viall 2016.102.20.2

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    Chinese Export Porcelain Pair of Flagons with Arms of RI

    Unknown artist, Chinese export
    Chinese Export Porcelain Pair of Flagons with Arms of RI, ca. 1800
    Glazed porcelain with gilding
    25 x 21.5 x 14 cm (9 13/16 x 8 7/16 x 5 1/2 inches) (with lid)
    Gift of William A. Viall III in memory of Gretchen Viall 2016.102.20