Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 2,350 of them are on view in the museum now. 81,573 of them are available online. There are 4,060 recent acquisitions. All of our collection records are living documents. They are frequently revised and enhanced.

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Thai

Pedestal tray, 1800s-early 1900s
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Japanese

Inrō (small portable case) and Netsuke (belt toggle), 1800s
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Japanese

Miniature palanquin, probably 1800s
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French

Chinoiserie Gold Leaf Design for Lacquer, late 1700s - early 1800s
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Japanese

War Hat (Jingasa), late 1800s
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Yuitsusai

Lacquered Box of Poem Cards, early to mid-1820s
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Thai

Gable Decoration of Rama, the Seventh Avatar of Vishnu, 1800s
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Burmese, Myanmar

Box in the Shape of a Mythological Hintha Bird, ca. 1900 - 1960
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Japanese

Short Coat (Hanten), mid 1800s
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Thai

Standing buddha in royal garb (abhaya mudrā), 1800s
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Burmese, Myanmar

Offering Container with tray and cover (hsun ok), mid 1800s-mid 1900s