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Kodansu (small cabinet)

Medium:
Lacquer, gold, shell on wood with gilt metal fittings
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 28 x 21.3 x 33.4 cm (11 x 8 3/8 x 13 1/8 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Japan
Date:
early 17th century
Period:
Momoyama or Edo period
Topic:
Momoyama period (1573 - 1615)  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1944.20a-j
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Table with hinged legs

Medium:
Lacquer on wood, with decoration in gold maki-e, mother of pearl inlay and metal hinges and fittings
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 32.6 x 39.9 x 70.3 cm (12 13/16 x 15 11/16 x 27 11/16 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Japan
Date:
17th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of John S. Thacher
Accession Number:
F1976.4
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Writing desk

Medium:
Lacquer and gold on wood, gilt copper ornaments (maki-e, nashiji)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10.2 x 35.5 x 55.2 cm (4 x 14 x 21 3/4 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Japan
Date:
16th century
Period:
Muromachi or Momoyama period
Topic:
Muromachi period (1333 - 1573)  Search this
Momoyama period (1573 - 1615)  Search this
writing  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1978.7a-d
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Chest with later two-part gilded stand

Medium:
Black lacquer and gold flakes on wood, with mother of pearl, gold, silver, and gilt-copper fittings; gilded wood (namban, maki-e)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 53.3 x 106.3 x 45.3 cm (21 x 41 7/8 x 17 13/16 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Japan
Date:
early 17th century
Period:
Momoyama or Edo period
Topic:
Momoyama period (1573 - 1615)  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1979.50a-c
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[Trade catalogs from Chicago Hardware Foundry Co.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1897  Search this
Company Name:
Chicago Hardware Foundry Co.  Search this
Notes content:
High grade iron, Ni-resist, semi-steel, brass, bronze, aluminum and alloy castings, machine work, plating, porcelain enameling ; Sani food and drink equipment ; "Favorite" and "saniware" cookware and Sani electric hand driers ; stools and tables, employee lunch room tables with attached seats ; "Keep 'Em Flying, Keep 'Em Sailing, Keep 'Em Rolling, Keep 'Em Fed" catalog about their war efforts during WWII.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
19 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
North Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Metals  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10752
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
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Lamp

Medium:
Stone-paste decorated with glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 6.4 x 14.2 cm (2 1/2 x 5 9/16 in)
Style:
Raqqa ware
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Raqqa, Syria
Date:
14th century?
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Raqqa ware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1905.93
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1905.93

Lamp

Medium:
Stone-paste decorated with glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 8.3 x 8 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/8 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Syria
Date:
14th-16th century?
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1907.635
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Tabouret

Medium:
Stone-paste; painted under glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 38.7 x 28.8 cm (15 1/4 x 11 5/16 in)
Style:
Raqqa ware
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Raqqa, Syria
Date:
12th-13th century
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Raqqa ware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.41
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Stand

Medium:
Stone-paste painted under glaze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 18.7 x 28.6 x 14.1 cm (7 3/8 x 11 1/4 x 5 9/16 in)
Style:
Raqqa ware
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Raqqa, Syria
Date:
13th century
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Raqqa ware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.42
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Lamp

Medium:
Stone-paste decorated with glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 7.1 x 12.1 cm (2 13/16 x 4 3/4 in)
Style:
Raqqa ware
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Raqqa, Syria
Date:
12th-13th century
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Raqqa ware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1910.38
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Table stand

Medium:
Stone-paste painted under glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 35.9 x 27 cm (14 1/8 x 10 5/8 in)
Style:
Raqqa ware
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Raqqa, Syria
Date:
11th-12th century
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Raqqa ware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.1
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Table stand

Medium:
Stone-paste painted under glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 31.2 x 34.5 cm (12 5/16 x 13 9/16 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Raqqa, Syria
Date:
11th-12th century
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.2
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Tabouret

Medium:
Glazed clay
Dimensions:
H x W: 46 x 39.7 cm (18 1/8 x 15 5/8 in)
Style:
Raqqa ware
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Raqqa, Syria
Date:
12th-13th century
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Raqqa ware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1913.11
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Tomb stand

Medium:
Earthenware with copper-green lead-silicate glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 14.7 x 20 cm (5 13/16 x 7 7/8 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
China
Date:
early 1st-early 3rd century
Period:
Eastern Han dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220)  Search this
funerary  Search this
China  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1919.4
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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EDAN-URL:
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Bottle and Stand

Medium:
Earthenware with copper-green lead-silicate glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 36 x 27.2 cm (14 3/16 x 10 11/16 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
China
Date:
6th century
Period:
Northern Qi or Northern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Northern Qi dynasty (550 - 577)  Search this
Northern Zhou dynasty (557 - 581)  Search this
China  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1930.34
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Incense Cabinet

Medium:
Lacquer on wood with gold and silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 20.6 x 16.8 x 24.5 cm (8 1/8 x 6 5/8 x 9 5/8 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period or Meiji era
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1954.18a-d
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Lamp

Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.7 x 10.3 x 6.1 cm (1 7/8 x 4 1/16 x 2 3/8 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Iran
Topic:
Iran  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernst Herzfeld
Accession Number:
FSC-P-6923
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Lamp

Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Iran
Topic:
Iran  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernst Herzfeld
Accession Number:
FSC-P-6926
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Table screen

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.6 x 5.1 x 2 cm (2 5/8 x 2 x 13/16 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
China
Date:
late 19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.2402
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Button knob (perhaps a marker)

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 x 2.2 cm (1 3/16 x 7/8 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Egypt
Date:
4th century?
Topic:
Egypt  Search this
Ancient Egyptian Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.747
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