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Baluster vase, from a five-piece garniture (F1980.190-.194)

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear colorless glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (assembled): 46.1 × 17.8 cm (18 1/8 × 7 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
1662-1722
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
flower  Search this
Jingdezhen ware  Search this
music  Search this
dance  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
Kangxi reign (1662 - 1722)  Search this
woman  Search this
cobalt pigment  Search this
China  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
blue and white glaze  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Myron S. Falk, Jr. and his sisters, Mrs. Mildred F. Loew and Mrs. Eleanor F. Lenzner
Accession Number:
F1980.190a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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edanmdm:fsg_F1980.190a-c

Baluster vase, from a five-piece garniture (F1980.190-.194)

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear colorless glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (assembled): 46.3 × 17.2 cm (18 1/4 × 6 3/4 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
1662-1722
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
flower  Search this
Jingdezhen ware  Search this
music  Search this
dance  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
Kangxi reign (1662 - 1722)  Search this
woman  Search this
cobalt pigment  Search this
China  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
blue and white glaze  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Myron S. Falk, Jr. and his sisters, Mrs. Mildred F. Loew and Mrs. Eleanor F. Lenzner
Accession Number:
F1980.191a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery 12: The Peacock Room in Blue and White
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edanmdm:fsg_F1980.191a-c

Baluster vase, one of three in a five-piece garniture (F1980.190--194)

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear colorless glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (assembled): 45.5 × 17.1 cm (17 15/16 × 6 3/4 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
1662-1722
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
flower  Search this
Jingdezhen ware  Search this
music  Search this
dance  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
Kangxi reign (1662 - 1722)  Search this
China  Search this
porcelain  Search this
musician  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
blue and white glaze  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Myron S. Falk, Jr. and his sisters, Mrs. Mildred F. Loew and Mrs. Eleanor F. Lenzner
Accession Number:
F1980.192a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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edanmdm:fsg_F1980.192a-c

Beaker-shaped vase, from a five-piece garniture (F1980.190-.194)

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear colorless glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 42.5 × 21.2 cm (16 3/4 × 8 3/8 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
1662-1722
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Jingdezhen ware  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
Kangxi reign (1662 - 1722)  Search this
drum  Search this
flute  Search this
cobalt pigment  Search this
cymbal  Search this
China  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
blue and white glaze  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Myron S. Falk, Jr. and his sisters, Mrs. Mildred F. Loew and Mrs. Eleanor F. Lenzner
Accession Number:
F1980.193a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery 12: The Peacock Room in Blue and White
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edanmdm:fsg_F1980.193a-b

Beaker-shaped vase, from a five-piece garniture

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear colorless glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 43 × 20.6 cm (16 15/16 × 8 1/8 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
1662-1722
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Jingdezhen ware  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
Kangxi reign (1662 - 1722)  Search this
China  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
blue and white glaze  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Myron S. Falk, Jr. and his sisters, Mrs. Mildred F. Loew and Mrs. Eleanor F. Lenzner
Accession Number:
F1980.194a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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May I have this dance the story of my life Connie Manse Ngcaba

Author:
Ngcaba, Connie Manse 1929- http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2014062977 http://viaf.org/viaf/310715033/  Search this
Subject:
Ngcaba, Connie Manse 1929- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2014062977 http://viaf.org/viaf/310715033/  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 131 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations, portraits (some color), genealogical table 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
South Africa
Eastern Cape
East London (South Africa)
Eastern Cape (South Africa)
Date:
2014
Topic:
Women political activists  Search this
Anti-apartheid activists  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110239

Missionary zeal and institutional control organizational contradictions in the Basel Mission on the Gold Coast, 1828-1917 Jon Miller

Author:
Miller, Jon 1940- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85062553 http://viaf.org/viaf/85380888/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/Jon_Miller_(TV_presenter)  Search this
Miller, Jon 1940- Social control of religious zeal http://dbpedia.org/resource/Jon_Miller_(TV_presenter) http://viaf.org/viaf/85380888/  Search this
Subject:
Evangelische Missionsgesellschaft in Basel History http://viaf.org/viaf/154377835/  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 258 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Books
Church history
History
Place:
Ghana
Date:
2003
Topic:
Missions, Swiss--History  Search this
Missions, German--History  Search this
Church history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110247

L'Art français dans le livre d'oiseaux elements d'une iconographie ornithologique française par René Ronsil

Author:
Ronsil, René http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no92000905 http://viaf.org/viaf/32146332811818730617/  Search this
Physical description:
136 pages, 20 unnumbered leaves of plates illustrations (1 color) 28 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1957
Topic:
Birds  Search this
Artists, French  Search this
Call number:
QL674 .R6Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_243067

Coclé, an archaeological study of central Panama / by Samuel Kirkland Lothrop, in collaboration with H.B. Roberts [and others] ; with two hundred and seventy-one text figures and four plates

Author:
Lothrop, S. K (Samuel Kirkland) 1892-1965  Search this
Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes, [9] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, plans ; 37 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Panama
Coclé (Panama : Province)
Date:
1937
1942
1937-1942
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Indian art  Search this
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Call number:
F1565.1.C6 L88 1937Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_186095

Album des Arts Utile et Amusants

Publisher:
Dentu  Search this
Medium:
White paper, bound in papercovered boards, with a gold-tooled leather spine and marbelized end papers. Illustrations are lithograph, brush and watercolor.
Type:
toys & games
Bound print
Object Name:
Bound print
Manufactured in:
Paris, France
Date:
1832
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of Erskine Hewitt
Accession Number:
1952-144-1-53
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1952-144-1-53

Blind bombing how microwave radar brought the Allies to D-Day and victory in World War II Norman Fine

Title:
How microwave radar brought the Allies to D-Day and victory in World War Two
How microwave radar brought the Allies to D-Day and victory in World War 2
Author:
Fine, Norman M http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n96119392 http://viaf.org/viaf/63283276  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 230 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Miscellanea
History
Place:
France
Normandy
Date:
2019
20th century
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945--Radar  Search this
Radar--History  Search this
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1114659

The common objects of the sea shore including hints for an aquarium by the Rev. J.G. Wood ; with coloured illustrations from designs by Sowerby

Author:
Wood, J. G (John George) 1827-1889 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50064046 http://viaf.org/viaf/86857967/  Search this
Illustrator:
Sowerby, G. B (George Brettingham) 1812-1884 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n88669749 http://viaf.org/viaf/61879779/  Search this
Engraver:
Evans, Edmund 1826-1905 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81059993  Search this
Former owner:
Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman) 1887-1984 DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no95017355 http://viaf.org/viaf/42205068/  Search this
Donor:
Roper, Clyde F. E. 1937- ,- DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50048413  Search this
Publisher:
George Routledge and Sons http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81144562 http://viaf.org/viaf/22279835/  Search this
Printer:
Woodfall and Kinder http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nr98031097 http://viaf.org/viaf/130615714/  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 204, [12] pages, [12] leaves of plates illustrations 17 cm
Type:
Juvenile literature
Date:
1857
Topic:
Marine animals  Search this
Marine plants  Search this
Aquariums  Search this
Seashore biology  Search this
Call number:
QH91 .W87 1857
QH91.16 .W66 1857
QH91.W87 1857
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_384418

A System of anatomy and physiology; from the latest and best authors : arranged, as nearly as the nature of the work would admit, in the order of the lectures delivered by the Professor of Anatomy in the University of Edinburgh

Editor:
Fyfe, Andrew 1754-1824  Search this
Contributor:
Monro, Alexander 1697-1767  Search this
Monro, Alexander 1733-1817  Search this
Publisher:
Elliot, Charles -1790  Search this
G. G. and J. Robinson (Paternoster Row, London, England)  Search this
Former owner:
Spencer, Frank 1941- DSI  Search this
Physical description:
3 volumes, leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Early works
Date:
1787
Topic:
Anatomy, Comparative  Search this
Physiology  Search this
Call number:
QM21 .S97 1787
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1116245

The common objects of the sea shore : including hints for an aquarium / by the Rev. J.G. Wood ; with illustrations by G.B. Sowerby

Author:
Wood, J. G (John George) 1827-1889  Search this
Illustrator:
Sowerby, G. B (George Brettingham) 1812-1884  Search this
Engraver:
Evans, Edmund 1826-1905  Search this
Printer:
Clay, Richard 1789-1877  Search this
Former owner:
Rau, Charles 1826-1887 DSI  Search this
Publisher:
Routledge, Warne, & Routledge  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 132 pages, [12] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 17 cm
Type:
Juvenile literature
Date:
1860
Topic:
Marine animals  Search this
Marine plants  Search this
Aquariums  Search this
Seashore biology  Search this
Call number:
QH91.16 .W66 1860
QH91.W87 1860
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_146164

The common objects of the sea shore : including hints for an aquarium / by the Rev. J.G. Wood ; with coloured illustrations

Author:
Wood, J. G (John George) 1827-1889  Search this
Illustrator:
Sowerby, G. B (George Brettingham) 1812-1884  Search this
Engraver:
Evans, Edmund 1826-1905  Search this
Printer:
Clay, Richard 1789-1877  Search this
Former owner:
Stone, Robert King 1822-1872 DSI  Search this
Publisher:
Routledge, Warne, & Routledge  Search this
Physical description:
[8], 204 pages, [12] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 18 cm
Type:
Juvenile literature
Wood engravings
Gold blocked bindings
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1859
Topic:
Marine animals  Search this
Marine plants  Search this
Aquariums  Search this
Seashore biology  Search this
Specimens  Search this
Color  Search this
Call number:
QH91.16 .W66 1859
QH91.W87 1859
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_234633

The book of nature, or, The history of insects : reduced to distinct classes, confirmed by particular instances, displayed in the anatomical analysis of many species : and illustrated with copper-plates : including the generation of the frog, the history of the ephemerus, the changes of flies, butterflies, and beetles : with the original discovery of the milk-vessels of the cuttle-fish, and many other curious particulars / by John Swammerdam, M.D. ; with the life of the author, by Herman Boerhaave, M.D. ; translated from the Dutch and Latin original edition, by Thomas Flloyd

Title:
Book of nature
History of insects
Author:
Swammerdam, Jan 1637-1680  Search this
Boerhaave, Herman 1668-1738  Search this
Editor:
Hill, John 1714?-1775  Search this
Translator:
Flloyd, Thomas  Search this
Engraver:
Fritzsch, J. C. G. approximately 1720-1802  Search this
Publisher:
Seyffert, C. G. active approximately 1756-1764  Search this
Former owner:
Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman) 1887-1984 DSI  Search this
Donor:
Roper, Clyde F. E., 1937- DSI  Search this
Subject:
Swammerdam, Jan 1637-1680  Search this
Physical description:
[4], xx, [8], 236, 153, [1], lxiii, [1], [12] pages, LIII leaves of plates : illustrations ; 43 cm (fol.)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Pre-Linnean works
Early works
Date:
1758
Topic:
Insects  Search this
Invertebrates  Search this
Mollusks  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Call number:
QL362 .S96 E1758
QL362 .S9313 1758
QL362.S96 E1758
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_384419

On the origin of species by means of natural selection / Charles Darwin

Title:
Origin of species by means of natural selection
Origin of the species
Origin of species
Author:
Darwin, Charles 1809-1882  Search this
Former owner:
Kellogg, Remington 1892-1969 DSI  Search this
Publisher:
John C. Winston Company  Search this
Printer:
Collins' Clear-Type Press  Search this
Physical description:
524 pages, 1 leaf of plates : illustrations, portrait ; 16 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1917
Topic:
Evolution (Biology)  Search this
Natural selection  Search this
Human beings--Origin  Search this
Call number:
QH365 .O2j 1860
QH365 .O2 1917
QH365.O2j 1860
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_443389

Half hours at the sea-side, or, Recreations with marine objects / by J.E. Taylor

Title:
Half hours at the sea-side
Recreations with marine objects
Author:
Taylor, J. E (John Ellor) 1837-1895  Search this
Publisher:
Hardwicke, Robert  Search this
William Clowes and Sons  Search this
Former owner:
Kensley, Brian Frederick DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 260 pages, leaves of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1872
Topic:
Marine animals  Search this
Marine plants  Search this
Seashore biology  Search this
Call number:
QL122 .T39 1872
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1116242

Popular natural history of the lower animals (invertebrates) / by Henry Scherren ; with one hundred and sixty-eight illustrations

Title:
Natural history of lower animals
Author:
Scherren, Henry  Search this
Printer:
Hart, Horace 1840-1916  Search this
Former owner:
Kensley, Brian Frederick DSI  Search this
Publisher:
Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)  Search this
Physical description:
288 pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations ; 19 cm
Type:
Juvenile literature
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1903
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Animals  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Call number:
QL49 .S344 1896
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1116243

General, Geology

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box SUPP 15, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1825-1902
Scope and Contents:
Trade literature on geodetic survey, fergusonite, "Waters above the Firmament", US Geological survey publications, coal mining, plus one B&W plate illustration of a volcano in the Sandwich Islands.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Geology, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Geology
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Geology / Business Records and Trade Literature
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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