Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 3,100 of them are on view in the museum now. 81,464 of them are available online. There are 3,870 recent acquisitions. All of our collection records are living documents. They are frequently revised and enhanced.

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Chinese

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

Women's bathing shoes (kabkabs), 1800s
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French

Evening Bag, late 1800s
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American

Coat worn by Edward Carrington, ca. 1820
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Thai

Oval purse, 1950-60 or later