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[Camp Meeting] by Hugh Bridport (graphic artist) and Kennedy & Lucas after a painting by Alexander Rider

Lithographer:
Kennedy & Lucas  Search this
Artist:
Rider, Alexander  Search this
Lithographic artist:
Bridport, Hugh  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 12 1/2 in x 18 1/2 in; 31.75 cm x 46.99 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1832
Subject:
Horses  Search this
Communication, newspapers  Search this
Children  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2957
Catalog number:
60.2957
Accession number:
228146
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Clothing & Accessories
Religion
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Morality & Religious Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-ce93-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325366

The Greek Family

Distributor:
Ensign, Thayer and Company  Search this
Lithographer:
Kellogg, Elijah Chapman  Search this
Physical Description:
hand-colored (image production method/technique)
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 12 in x 8 3/4 in; 30.48 cm x 22.225 cm
overall: 17 in; 43.18 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Date made:
ca 1850
Subject:
Children  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Costume  Search this
Marriage  Search this
Family  Search this
Related Publication:
Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2221
Catalog number:
60.2221
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-3695-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324568

Columbia Parade Hat

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
painted (overall production method/technique)
fabric, pressed felt (overall material)
multicolored (decoration (eagle) color)
eagle (decoration (eagle) motif)
brown (overall color)
green; black (underbrim color)
gold (lettering color)
yellow (decoration (banner) color)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 12 in x 13 3/8 in; 15.875 cm x 30.48 cm x 33.9725 cm
Object Name:
hat, fire
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1810-1860
Subject:
Anchors  Search this
Eagles  Search this
Fire Fighting  Search this
Fraternal Associations  Search this
Related Publication:
McCosker, M.J.. The Historical Collection of the Insurance Company of North America
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0029
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0029
Accession number:
2005.0233
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Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Cultures & Communities
Clothing & Accessories
Fire Hats
Work
Firefighting Collection
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-06c3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1318657
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Aux Armes Citoyens!

Maker:
Gavarni, Paul  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21.6 cm x 17 cm; 8 1/2 in x 6 11/16 in
Object Name:
lithograph
print
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1844
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Estate of Leonard Hastings Schoff
ID Number:
1979.0114.227
Accession number:
1979.0114
Catalog number:
1979.0114.227
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Communications
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-31c0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1393004

American Troops Supply Train

Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Artist:
Aylward, William James  Search this
Physical Description:
oil (overall production method/technique)
gouache (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 1/2 in x 26 15/16 in; 49.53 cm x 68.42125 cm
Object Name:
drawing
Date made:
1918
Associated date:
1917-1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.25645
Catalog number:
25645
Accession number:
64592
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Military
World War I Art
Art
Combat Art
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-7ea1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_445411
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Painting of Duke Ellington

Depicted:
Ellington, Duke  Search this
Maker:
Ellington, Gaye  Search this
Physical Description:
canvas (overall material)
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 41 in x 40 in x 5 in; 104.14 cm x 101.6 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
painting
Date made:
1985
Subject:
Jazz  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
1989.0369.444
Accession number:
1989.0369
Catalog number:
1989.0369.444
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-6fe8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1201271

Allegheny Parade Hat

Company which the hat's owner belonged to:
Allegheny Engine Co.  Search this
Owner:
Neel, Harry  Search this
Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, pressed felt (overall material)
star (top motif)
red (overall color)
black (underbrim color)
paint (overall material)
gold (lettering and decoration color)
painted (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 13 1/8 in x 14 1/4 in; 14.605 cm x 33.3375 cm x 36.195 cm
Object Name:
hat, fire
Place made:
United States
Location of fire company:
United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
In use:
1802-1870
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Fraternal Associations  Search this
Related Publication:
McCosker, M.J.. The Historical Collection of the Insurance Company of North America
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0026
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0026
Accession number:
2005.0233
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Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Cultures & Communities
Clothing & Accessories
Fire Hats
Work
Firefighting Collection
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-1978-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1318654
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Engraved printing plate "Ptilouopus Perousei"

Publisher:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Graphic artist:
Hinshelwood, Robert  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, Conger  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43.3 cm x 28.8 cm; 17 1/16 in x 11 5/16 in
Object Name:
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
Related Publication:
The United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Related Web Publication:
http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/index.htm
ID Number:
1999.0145.413
Catalog number:
1999.0145.413
Accession number:
1999.0145
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Natural Resources
Science & Mathematics
Art
Wilkes Blocks
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-1dd8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_600652
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Engraved printing plate "Pleiodus strigirostris"

Publisher:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, Conger  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43.4 cm x 28.7 cm; 17 1/16 in x 11 5/16 in
Object Name:
plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
Related Publication:
The United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Related Web Publication:
http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/index.htm
ID Number:
1999.0145.414
Catalog number:
1999.0145.414
Accession number:
1999.0145
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Science & Mathematics
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Wilkes Blocks
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-1ee0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_600653
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Engraved printing plate "Scolopax meridionalis, Zaporina umbrina"

Publisher:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Hitchcock, W. E.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, Conger  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Maker:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43.2 cm x 28.6 cm; 17 in x 11 1/4 in
Object Name:
plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
Related Publication:
The United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Related Web Publication:
http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/index.htm
ID Number:
1999.0145.415
Catalog number:
1999.0145.415
Accession number:
1999.0145
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Wilkes Blocks
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-1696-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_600654
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Engraved printing plate "Procellaria nivea"

Publisher:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Graphic artist:
Rawdon, Wright, Hatch and Edson  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, Conger  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Maker:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43.7 cm x 28.8 cm; 17 3/16 in x 11 5/16 in
Object Name:
plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
Related Publication:
The United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Related Web Publication:
http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/index.htm
ID Number:
1999.0145.422
Accession number:
1999.0145
Catalog number:
1999.0145.422
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Natural Resources
Art
Wilkes Blocks
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-2e04-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_600661
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Engraved printing plate "Ichthyology, Pl."

Publisher:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Drayton, Joseph  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Author:
Agassiz, Louis  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43.3 cm x 28.6 cm; 17 1/16 in x 11 1/4 in
Object Name:
plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1849
1862
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
Related Publication:
The United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Related Web Publication:
http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/index.htm
ID Number:
1999.0145.435
Accession number:
1999.0145
Catalog number:
1999.0145.435
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Natural Resources
Science & Mathematics
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Wilkes Blocks
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-20a3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_600687
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Engraved printing plate "Ichthyology, Pl."

Publisher:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Drayton, Joseph  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Author:
Agassiz, Louis  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43.2 cm x 28.7 cm; 17 in x 11 5/16 in
Object Name:
plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1849
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
Related Publication:
The United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Related Web Publication:
http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/index.htm
ID Number:
1999.0145.437
Accession number:
1999.0145
Catalog number:
1999.0145.437
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-20a5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_600689
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A. White Tavern Sign

Physical Description:
paint (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 52 in x 25 1/2 in; 132.08 cm x 64.77 cm
Object Name:
Shop Sign
sign
Place made:
United States
Location where used:
United States
Date made:
1770
Credit Line:
The Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
CL.65.0979
Accession number:
256396
Catalog number:
65.0979
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Cultural and Community Life: Folk Art
Cultures & Communities
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-b3a1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_661987

Untitled [George Washington]

Depicted:
Washington, George  Search this
Copyright holder:
Sabin, J. F.  Search this
Maker:
unknown  Search this
Original artist:
Trumbull, John  Search this
Measurements:
image: 10 in x 7 in; 25.4 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
engraving
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1899
Subject:
Chronology: after 1890  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Architecture, Domestic Buildings  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3201
Catalog number:
60.3201
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Art
Peters Prints
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-0246-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325504

1876 Ellen Harding Baker's "Solar System" Quilt

User:
Baker, Ellen Harding  Search this
Quilter:
Baker, Ellen Harding  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, wool, cotton/wool (overall material)
thread cotton, silk, wool (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 89 in x 106 in; 225 cm x 269 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Object Type:
quilts
Place made:
United States: Iowa
Date made:
1876
Subject:
Education  Search this
Quilting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Patricia Hill McCloy and Kathryn Hill Meardon
ID Number:
1983.0618.01
Catalog number:
1983.0618.01
Accession number:
1983.0618
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Science & Mathematics
Art
Textiles
Quilts
Exhibition:
Discovery and Revelation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-feb8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556183
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Surrender of Lord Cornwallis at Yorktown Va. Oct. 19th 1781

Depicted:
Lincoln, Benjamin  Search this
Washington, George  Search this
O'Hara, Charles  Search this
Referenced:
Cornwallis, Charles  Search this
Lithographer:
Currier, Nathaniel  Search this
Original artist:
Trumbull, John  Search this
Measurements:
image: 15 1/2 in x 24 7/8 in; 39.37 cm x 63.1825 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Depicted:
United States: Virginia, Yorktown
Date made:
1852
Associated date:
1781 10 19
Subject:
Revolutionary War  Search this
Horseback Riding  Search this
Diplomacy  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Horses  Search this
Chronology: 1850-1859  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Flags  Search this
Related event:
Seige and Surrender of British Forces at Yorktown, Virginia  Search this
American Revolution  Search this
Surrender at Yorktown  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.63.0180
Catalog number:
63.0180
Accession number:
242030
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Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-e19f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_439554
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Lunar Temples

Lithographer:
Norris & Baker  Search this
Maker:
Day, Benjamin H.  Search this
Measurements:
image: 11 in x 15 in; 27.94 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1835
Subject:
Wild Animals  Search this
Chronology: 1830-1839  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2956
Catalog number:
60.2956
Accession number:
228146
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Peters Prints
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2b27-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325237

Meissen dish

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
blue (overall color)
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (overall material)
kakiemon (joint piece style)
Measurements:
overall: 8 7/8 in; 22.5425 cm
overall: 1 5/8 in x 9 in; 4.1275 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
dish
Date made:
ca 1725
1725
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
CE.74.137
Catalog number:
74.137
Collector/donor number:
676
Accession number:
315259
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
The Hans C. Syz Collection
Meissen Porcelain: The Hans Syz Collection
Art
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-70ca-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_572603

Meissen vase

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
blue (overall color)
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 5/8 in; 21.9075 cm
overall: 8 3/4 in x 5 in; 22.225 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
vase
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1735
19th century
1735
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
Credit Line:
Dr. Hans Syz
ID Number:
CE.64.427
Catalog number:
64.427
Accession number:
257835
Collector/donor number:
407
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
The Hans C. Syz Collection
Meissen Porcelain: The Hans Syz Collection
Art
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-daf0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_575382
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