Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
23 documents - page 1 of 2

Ritual grain server with lid (gui) and water buffalos

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 18.6 x 25.7 cm (7 5/16 x 10 1/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
late 11th-early 10th century BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
inscription  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.193a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1917.193a-b

Parfleche case

Culture/People:
Ponca  Search this
Collector:
Thomas R. Roddy (Tom Roddy/T. R. Roddy/White Buffalo), Non-Indian, 1857-1924  Search this
Previous owner:
Thomas R. Roddy (Tom Roddy/T. R. Roddy/White Buffalo), Non-Indian, 1857-1924  Search this
Seller:
Thomas R. Roddy (Tom Roddy/T. R. Roddy/White Buffalo), Non-Indian, 1857-1924  Search this
Object Name:
Parfleche case
Media/Materials:
Buffalo rawhide, glass bead/beads, sinew
Techniques:
Etched, incised, folded, stitched, edge beaded
Dimensions:
46 x 41 x 9 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
circa 1830
Catalog Number:
6/4077
Barcode:
064077.000
See related items:
Ponca
Containers and Vessels
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_68781
Additional Online Media:

Bowl

Culture/People:
Dakota (Eastern Sioux)  Search this
Collector:
William C. Orchard, Non-Indian, 1860-1948  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (The University Museum)  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl
Media/Materials:
Wood, brass tacks/bosses
Techniques:
Carved, studded
Dimensions:
40.5 x 35.5 x 13 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Crow Creek, Crow Creek Sioux Reservation; Buffalo County; South Dakota; USA
Date created:
circa 1870
Catalog Number:
2/9016
Barcode:
029016.000
See related items:
Dakota (Eastern Sioux)
Containers and Vessels
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_31011
Additional Online Media:

Vessel

Culture/People:
San Ildefonso Pueblo  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Barbara Gonzales (Tahn Moo Whe [Sunbeam]), San Ildefonso Pueblo, b. 1947  Search this
Possible collector:
Priscilla M. King (Pam M. King/Priscilla Martin King), Non-Indian, 1926-2002  Search this
Previous owner:
Priscilla M. King (Pam M. King/Priscilla Martin King), Non-Indian, 1926-2002  Search this
Donor:
Priscilla M. King (Pam M. King/Priscilla Martin King), Non-Indian, 1926-2002  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted, inlaid
Dimensions:
19 x 19 x 15 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
San Ildefonso Pueblo, San Ildefonso Reservation; Santa Fe County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1985
Catalog Number:
25/4765
Barcode:
254765.000
See related items:
San Ildefonso Pueblo
Containers and Vessels
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_270305
Additional Online Media:

Ritual grain server (gui) with spikes, ribs, and, dragons

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 23.2 x 37.2 cm (9 1/8 x 14 5/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
Baoji, Shaanxi province, China
Date:
ca. 1050-1000 BCE
Period:
Early Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1931.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1931.10

Lidded ritual wine container (you) with birds

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 51.2 x 34.8 x 27.3 cm (20 3/16 x 13 11/16 x 10 3/4 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
Baoji, Shaanxi province, China
Date:
ca. 1050-1000 BCE
Period:
Early Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
buffalo  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
wine  Search this
cicada  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1930.26a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1930.26a-b

Wine flask (you) with handle and cover

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 31 cm (12 3/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1300-1028 BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
snake  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
wine  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1974.31a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1974.31a-b

Ritual wine vessel (zun)

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 29.2 x 22 cm (11 1/2 x 8 11/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 12th-11th century BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
wine  Search this
mask  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.29
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1978.29

Vase

Medium:
Porcelain with blue and gold glazes
Dimensions:
H x W: 19.2 x 12.1 cm (7 9/16 x 4 3/4 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1868-1912
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3940
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3940
Additional Online Media:

Vase with chrysanthemum

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H x W: 22.9 x 9 cm (9 x 3 9/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Royal Copenhagen factory, Copenhagen, Denmark
Date:
ca. 1893
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
chrysanthemum  Search this
Denmark  Search this
porcelain  Search this
European Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3941
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3941
Additional Online Media:

Vase with white crystalline glaze

Artist:
Valdemar Engelhardt  Search this
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H x W: 13.7 x 6.5 cm (5 3/8 x 2 9/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Royal Copenhagen factory, Copenhagen, Denmark
Date:
ca. 1893
Period:
Modern
Topic:
Denmark  Search this
porcelain  Search this
European Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3942
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3942
Additional Online Media:

Vase with green crystalline glaze

Artist:
Valdemar Engelhardt  Search this
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H x W: 18.9 x 8.9 cm (7 7/16 x 3 1/2 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Royal Copenhagen factory, Copenhagen, Denmark
Date:
circa 1893
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Denmark  Search this
porcelain  Search this
European Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3943
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3943
Additional Online Media:

Vase with gray-green-blue glaze

Artist:
Valdemar Engelhardt  Search this
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H x W: 9.8 x 8 cm (3 7/8 x 3 1/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Royal Copenhagen factory, Copenhagen, Denmark
Date:
circa 1893
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Denmark  Search this
porcelain  Search this
European Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3944
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3944
Additional Online Media:

Vase with copper-red glaze

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H x W: 15.2 x 7.3 cm (6 x 2 7/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Berlin, Germany
Date:
circa 1893
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Germany  Search this
porcelain  Search this
European Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3945
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3945
Additional Online Media:

Vase with blue glaze

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H x W: 12.4 x 7.2 cm (4 7/8 x 2 13/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1868-1912
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3946
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3946
Additional Online Media:

Ewer with figures and poem

Medium:
Porcelain with enamels over clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 12.1 x 10.5 cm (4 3/4 x 4 1/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
late 19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poem  Search this
China  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3947a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3947a-b
Additional Online Media:

Ewer

Medium:
Porcelain with enamel over clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 11.1 x 10.8 cm (4 3/8 x 4 1/4 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
late 19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
Japan  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3948a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3948a-b
Additional Online Media:

Jar with plum pattern in cobalt

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H x W: 12.7 x 11.1 cm (5 x 4 3/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1868-1912
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3949
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3949
Additional Online Media:

Vase with blue-purple glaze

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H x W: 18.6 x 8.4 cm (7 5/16 x 3 5/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1868-1912
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3950
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3950
Additional Online Media:

Vase

Medium:
Porcelain with gray pigment under transparent green glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 19.4 x 8.6 cm (7 5/8 x 3 3/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan?
Topic:
Japan  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3951
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-3951
Additional Online Media:

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By