Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 2,274 of them are on view in the museum now. 82,458 of them are available online. There are 937 recent acquisitions. All of our collection records are living documents. They are frequently revised and enhanced.

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showing 24 works out of 158

American

Oversleeves from a Wedding Dress, ca. 1830

Chinese

Punch Bowl with Arms of Rhode Island, ca. 1800

Chinese export

Portrait of Captain Samuel Snow of Providence, RI, wearing the Order of Cincinnati, ca. 1800

Chinese export

Chinese Export Porcelain Sailor’s Farewell Cup and Dish, late 1700s-early 1800s

Chinese

​Chinese Export Porcelain with Ship, Cup and Dish, ca. 1810

Chinese export

Chinese Export Porcelain Cup and Dish with Hope, ca. 1800

Chinese

Chinese Export Porcelain Cup and Dish with Hope, ca. 1800

Chinese export

Chinese Export Porcelain Smith Sugar Bowl with Hope, ca. 1785-90

Chinese

Chinese Export Porcelain Pair of Flagons with Arms of RI, ca. 1800

Chinese

Chinese Export Porcelain Flagon with Arms of RI, ca. 1800

Chinese

Chinese Export Porcelain Flagon with Arms of RI, ca. 1800

Chinese export

Chinese Export Porcelain Tea Caddy with Arms of RI, ca. 1800