Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 2,379 of them are on view in the museum now. 81,657 of them are available online. There are 4,054 recent acquisitions. All of our collection records are living documents. They are frequently revised and enhanced.

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American

Child's Mourning Dress, mid 1800s
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Chinese

Pair of sleeve bands (huan xiu), ca. 1862 - 1908
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Utagawa Kunisada

Contemporary brocades of fashions at the imperial palace (Gosho moyo tosei nishiki), 1843-47
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Chinese

Wedding Headdress (dianzi), mid-to late 1800s
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American

Fashion plate from Godey's Lady's Book, December 1978
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Kikukawa Eizan

Fashionable Winding-Water Banquet (Furyu kyokusui no en), 1810s
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Chinese

Pair of sleeve bands (huan xiu), ca. 1862 - 1908