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Medium: Ivory (414)
Medium: Ivory (414)
Descent from the Cross
Adam Lenckhardt (German, 1610–1661)
1967.134CCCC0
Ivory Plaque with Enthroned Mother of God ("The Stroganoff Ivory")
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period
1925.1293CCCC0
Set of Three Panels from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39CCCC0
Panel from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39.aCCCC0
Panel from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39.bCCCC0
Panel from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39.cCCCC0
Female Attendants
India, Kashmir
1972.35CCCC0
Female Attendant Bearing a Lotus
India, Kashmir
1972.35.1CCCC0
Ivory Box with Scenes of Adam and Eve
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1924.747CCCC0
Christ's Mission to the Apostles
Ottonian, Italy, Milan, Gothic period, 10th century
1967.65CCCC0
Plaque: The Journey to Bethlehem
South Italy, Amalfi, Romanesque period, 12th century
1978.40CCCC0
Ivory Pyx (Box)
Byzantium
1951.114CCCC0
Scepter
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of Congo, probably Kongo-style (Yombe sub-group) carver
2010.447CCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Cow Nursing Its Calf
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.48CCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Ram-Headed Sphinxes Flanking a Sacred Tree
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.47CCCC0
Triptych: The Life of the Virgin
France, Lorraine?, or Austria?, Gothic period, 14th century
1951.450CCCC0
Pair of Boxes in Form of Lotus Leaves
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137CCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.1.aCCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf (lid)
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.1.bCCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.2.aCCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf (lid)
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.2.bCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Man; and Griffin in Combat
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.45CCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Browsing Stag
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.49CCCC0
The "Apostles" Pyx (Box)
probably by Triptych Group
1973.4CCCC0
Giraffe Head
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1977.146CCCC0
Face from a Cosmetic Spoon
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC), reign of Amenhotep III
1988.7CCCC0
The So-called Horn of Saint Blaise
South Italy or Sicily, 12th century
1930.740CCCC0
Diptych with Scenes from the Life of Christ (left wing: Raising of...
Germany, Thuringia or Saxony, 14th century
1984.158.aCCCC0
Walking Buddha
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1962.167CCCC0
Oliphant (Side-Blown Trumpet)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe-style maker
2010.448CCCC0
Bodhisattva of Compassion (Avalokiteshvara)
Chöying Dorjé, the Tenth Black Hat Karmapa (Tibetan, 1604–1674)
1968.280CCCC0
Pendant
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Luba-style maker
2010.456CCCC0
Female Figure with Crane and Squirrel
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi reign
1964.240CCCC0
Female Figurine
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe-style maker
2010.449CCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Winged Sphinx
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.46CCCC0
The Crucifixion
France, Paris?, Gothic period, late 13th-early 14th century
1978.55CCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar: Zacharias at the Altar
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1926.212CCCC0
Fasting Buddha
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1986.70CCCC0
Plaque: The Crucifixion and Virgin and Child with Angels
France, Paris?, Gothic period, 13th century
1929.437CCCC0
Diptych: Scenes from the Passion and Afterlife of Christ
France, Gothic period, 14th century
1975.110CCCC0
Enthroned Virgin and Child
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, 13th century
1928.760CCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar: Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307CCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar: Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307.aCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar Showing Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307.bCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar Showing Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307.cCCCC0
Roundel with Mermaids and Lotus
India, Bengal, Chandraketugarh area, Shunga period
2010.295CCCC0
Plaque: The Virgin and Child with Angels
France, Paris, Gothic period
1923.719CCCC0
Temptation of Buddha by the Evil Forces of Mara
Northern India, Kashmir, 8th century
1971.18CCCC0
Dagger
Italy, late 17th Century
1916.1713CCCC0
Ladies Entertained by Dancers
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1985.103CCCC0
Chair Legs and Panel
Afghanistan, Begram (chair legs); India (panel), Kushan Period (1st century-320) (chair legs); Mughal dynasty (1526-1756)
1975.103CCCC0
Chair Leg
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1975.103.1CCCC0
Chair Leg
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1975.103.2CCCC0
Panel
India, Mughal dynasty
1975.103.3CCCC0
Roundel with the Annunciation
Germany, Upper Rhine, 15th century
1971.7CCCC0
Young Woman with a Spear
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1985.106CCCC0
Standing Woman
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1985.105CCCC0
Ladies at Toilette
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1985.104CCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar Showing the Crucifixion
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.359CCCC0
Portrait of Lady Grace Anna Newenham
Horace Hone (British, 1756–1825)
1942.1144CCCC0
Venus and a Satyr
Ignaz Elhafen (German, 1658–1715)
1982.144CCCC0
Miniature Garden Seat
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong mark and reign
1989.330CCCC0
Portrait of a Man Holding a Glass
Joseph Daniel (British, c. 1760–1803)
2010.5CCCC0
Dragon's Head
Anglo-Norman?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1975.258CCCC0
Saint John the Evangelist
Germany or Moravia, 14th century
1930.660CCCC0
Framed Relief of Diana the Huntress
France (?), 19th century
1981.71CCCC0
Pendant
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, 19th century
1976.189CCCC0
Kneeling Boy, Fragment
China, Ming dynasty
1989.329CCCC0
Figure (iginga)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega-style maker
1977.192©
The Blue Gown (Portrait of Ethel Coe)
Martha S. Baker (American, 1871–1911)
1915.142CCCC0
Figurine of a Crouching Woman
Phoenician, Syria, Arslan Tash, 9th-8th century BC
1964.426CCCC0
The Annunciation
Johann Michael Düchert (German, 1725–1799)
1981.12CCCC0
Ivory Lid for Water Pot
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi period
1942.672.bCCCC0
Portable Altar
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29CCCC0
No image available
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29.aCCCC0
No image available
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29.bCCCC0
Hariti Statuette
China, Tang dynasty
1915.333CCCC0
Coffee Urn
Samuel Kirk (American, 1793–1872)
2021.121CCCC0
Coffee Urn
Samuel Kirk (American, 1793–1872)
2021.121.aCCCC0
Plaque: The Crucifixion
France or England, Gothic period, 14th century
1947.65CCCC0
Hand Mirror
Félix Bracquemond (French, 1833–1914) and 3 others
1978.43CCCC0
Ancestral Altar Tusk
Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Ẹdo peoples, members of the Igbesanmwan (wood and ivory carvers) guild
1968.284CCCC0
Tea Service
Harold Stabler (British, 1872–1945) and 2 others
2007.3©
Tray
Harold Stabler (British, 1872–1945) and 2 others
2007.3.1©
Hot Water Pot
Harold Stabler (British, 1872–1945) and 2 others
2007.3.3©
Tea and Coffee Service
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940) and 1 other
1980.74CCCC0
Tray
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940) and 1 other
1980.74.1CCCC0
Creamer
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940) and 1 other
1980.74.2CCCC0
Covered Sugar Bowl
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940) and 1 other
1980.74.3CCCC0
Tea Pot
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940) and 1 other
1980.74.4CCCC0
Coffee Pot
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940) and 1 other
1980.74.5CCCC0
Dog with Shell
Japan, Edo period
1947.652CCCC0
Pedestal
China, Tang dynasty
1968.70CCCC0
Salver
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940) and 1 other
1991.46CCCC0
Shoulao (The God of Longevity)
China, Ming dynasty
1940.691CCCC0
Male Bust
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1977.35CCCC0
Cosmetic Jar
Byzantium, probably Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.261CCCC0
Figure (iginga)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega maker
1976.182©
Ceremonial Spoon
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega maker
1976.186©
Mithuna (Loving Couple)
India, Orissa, early 14th Century
1964.102CCCC0
Figure of Daoist Immortal He Xiangu
China, Qing dynasty
1976.60CCCC0
Figure of Daoist Immortal He Xiangu (base)
China, Qing dynasty
1976.60.bCCCC0
Daoist Figure
China, Southern Song dynasty
1964.368CCCC0
Saint Peter of Alcántara
Pedro de Mena (Spanish, 1628–1688) and Workshop
2009.81CCCC0
Pectoral Cross
Byzantium, Russia, Byzantine period, 17th century
1993.37CCCC0
Plaque: Christ Carrying the Cross
Germany, Lower Rhine, late 15th Century
1971.6CCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.aCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.eCCCC0
Panels from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229CCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.bCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.cCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.dCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.fCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.gCCCC0
Lion Dog
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1970.135CCCC0
Daiitoku
Japan, Edo period
1920.487CCCC0
Comb
India, Sunga period, style of Chandraketugarh
2000.74CCCC0
Imperial Red Cross Easter Egg
Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846–1920) and 2 others
1963.673©
Wall Plaque with Two Boys Playing
China, Qing dynasty
1977.65CCCC0
Miniature Vase
Iran, early Islamic period, 8th-10th Century
1961.379CCCC0
Virgin and Child in an Architectural Frame
style of Jan Gossaert (Flemish, c1475/78–1532)
1972.122CCCC0
Demon Covering Shoki
Japan, Edo period
1920.486CCCC0
Martelé Coffee Service
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164CCCC0
No image available
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164.1CCCC0
No image available
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164.2CCCC0
No image available
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164.3CCCC0
Carved Handle for Parasol
Japan, Meiji period
1939.384CCCC0
Buckle
China, Qing dynasty
1953.372CCCC0
Candlestick Pair
Italy, 15th century style
1961.25CCCC0
Candlestick
Italy, 15th century style
1961.25.1CCCC0
Candlestick
Italy, 15th century style
1961.25.2CCCC0
Cover of a Palm Leaf
South India, 18th century
1963.578CCCC0
Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba, 20th century
1979.84CCCC0
Carving
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kongo, early 20th century
1969.138CCCC0
Imperial Framed Miniatures
Johannes Zehngraf (Russian, 1857–1908) and 2 others
1966.458CCCC0
Imperial Framed Miniature of Tsar Nicholas II
Johannes Zehngraf (Russian, 1857–1908) and 2 others
1966.458.1CCCC0
Imperial Framed Miniature of Grand Duchess Olga Nicolaievna
Johannes Zehngraf (Russian, 1857–1908) and 2 others
1966.458.2CCCC0
Eye
Emily Drayton Taylor (American, 1860–1952)
1961.330©
Frame with Portrait Miniature of Princess Yusopov
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842–1918) and 1 other
2022.108CCCC0
Female Figurine or Finial
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, Kongo people
2010.446CCCC0
Self-Portrait
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1952.95CCCC0
Portrait of a Man, Possibly Sir Soulden Lawrence
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1940.1219CCCC0
Kettle
Charles Robert Ashbee (British, 1863–1942)
1976.23CCCC0
Talus or Die
Egypt, Roman Empire
1920.1998CCCC0
Portrait of Peter the Great
Kholmogory School (Russian)
1988.123CCCC0
Lion's Head
India, Mughal period
1971.275CCCC0
Ding Ware Bowl of the Xing Type with Bi-Disc Foot
China, Henan province, Gongxian kilns, Five dynasties
2020.186CCCC0
Comb Panel with a Seated Devi
Ceylon, Kandy
1955.384CCCC0
Pipa
China, Qing dynasty
1918.344CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman in Blue
Peter Cross (British, c. 1645–1724)
1941.554CCCC0
Christ
France, 17th century
1917.290CCCC0
Bull and Elephant in Combat
South India or Ceylon, 16th-17th century
1962.242CCCC0
Suit of Armor
Germany, 16th century
1916.1946CCCC0
Close Helmet for the Field
Germany, 16th century
1916.1946.aCCCC0
Portrait of the Hon. Anne Annesley, later Countess of Mountnorris
Richard Cosway (British, 1742–1821)
1942.1138CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1949.546CCCC0
Eye
America, 20th century
1961.329CCCC0
James Alexander Ross Cuthbert
Edward Greene Malbone (American, 1777–1807)
1950.243CCCC0
Carved Brackets
South India, probably Madurai
1972.282CCCC0
Carved Bracket
South India, probably Madurai
1972.282.1CCCC0
Carved Bracket
South India, probably Madurai
1972.282.2CCCC0
Carved Bracket
South India, probably Madurai
1972.282.3CCCC0
Kneeling Boy
Japan, Meiji period
1945.203CCCC0
Kneeling Boy
Japan, Meiji period
1945.203.aCCCC0
Man with Brush and Lantern
Japan, Meiji period
1939.388CCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.883CCCC0
Japanese Man with Rake
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1006.1CCCC0
Woman with Broom
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1006.2CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman, called Mrs. Close
Horace Hone (British, 1756–1825)
1943.644CCCC0
Figure (iginga)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega-style maker
2005.3CCCC0
Dancing Man with Fan
Japan, Edo period
1947.654CCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, first half 5th Century BC
1924.880CCCC0
Boat with Six Passengers
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1947.670CCCC0
Vase
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1975.1028CCCC0
Carved Vase
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1975.1028.aCCCC0
Card Case
Japan, Meiji period
1945.221CCCC0
Quail
Japan, Meiji period
1945.220CCCC0
Man Carrying Another Man
Japan, Meiji period
1939.389CCCC0
Elephant
Japan, Meiji period
1945.213CCCC0
Box
China, 20th century
1922.18CCCC0
Box
China, 20th century
1922.18.aCCCC0
Box (lid)
China, 20th century
1922.18.bCCCC0
Man with Radish
Japan, Meiji period
1984.1122CCCC0
Man with a Drum
Japan, Meiji period
1939.387CCCC0
Dachsund
Japan, Meiji period
1945.217CCCC0
Chinese Lion with Ball
Japan, Meiji period
1939.393CCCC0
The Mask Maker
Japan, Meiji period
1984.1119CCCC0
Parasol Vendor
Japan, Meiji period
1984.1120CCCC0
Tea Table
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940)
1991.45CCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.881CCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.882CCCC0
Woman in a Jinrikisha (Rickshaw)
Japan, Meiji period
1939.385CCCC0
Man with Fish
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1008CCCC0
Chess Pieces: King and Queen
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1007CCCC0
Chess Piece: King
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1007.1CCCC0
Chess Piece: Queen
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1007.2CCCC0
Man Carrying a Basket of Fish
Japan, Meiji period
1945.207CCCC0
Netsuke with Demon Bathing
Japan, Meiji period
1920.490CCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.879CCCC0
Man Holding a Standard
Japan, Meiji period
1963.542CCCC0
Portrait of Catherine Clemens and Her Son, John Marcus Clemens
Richard Cosway (British, 1742–1821)
1941.552CCCC0
Sheet of Sketches (recto and verso)
Théodore Géricault (French, 1791–1824)
1964.28CCCC0
Man with Dice
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1947.668CCCC0
Woman Carrying a Basket
Japan, Meiji period
1945.204CCCC0
Tusk
China, 19th century
1918.133CCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, first half 5th Century BC
1924.878CCCC0
Fan
China, 20th century
1937.453CCCC0
Sheath for Sword
China, Qing dynasty
1992.393.bCCCC0
Framed Miniature of Hampton Court
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842–1918) and 1 other
1966.461©
Portrait of a Young Man
Andrew Plimer (British, 1763–1837)
1942.1153CCCC0
Woman
Japan, Meiji period
1945.206CCCC0
Two Wrestlers
Japan, Edo period
1947.661CCCC0
Three Figures
Japan, Meiji period
1939.392CCCC0
Fan
China, Qing dynasty
1942.489CCCC0
Man and Serpent
Japan, Meiji period
1984.1123CCCC0
Snuff Box
Germany, 18th century
1916.345CCCC0
Portrait of Samuel Butler
Bernard Lens (British, 1681–1740)
1940.1215CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
The Artist "V" (British)
2011.39CCCC0
Book-Shaped Reliquary
circle of The Master of the Registrum Gregorii (German, active c. 972–1000)
1930.741CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
George Engleheart (British, 1752–1829)
1943.640CCCC0
Sheet of Studies and Sketches
Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917)
1951.430CCCC0
Portrait of a Man and Portrait of a Woman (pair)
Nathaniel Plimer (British, 1757–1822)
1941.562CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Nathaniel Plimer (British, 1757–1822)
1941.562.1CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
Nathaniel Plimer (British, 1757–1822)
1941.562.2CCCC0
Wheel-Lock Rifle
Germany, Bavaria (?), 17th century
1919.65CCCC0
Portrait of John Clark
William Doyle (American, 1769–1828) and 1 other
1921.86CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
Andrew Plimer (British, 1763–1837)
1943.649CCCC0
Pair of Portrait Miniatures
Anson Dickinson (American, 1779–1852)
1940.1213CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
John Wesley Jarvis (American, 1781–1840)
1940.1213.2CCCC0
Headdress
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Ejagham-style maker
1990.23CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1943.651CCCC0
Pair of Miniatures: Portrait of a Man and Portrait of a Woman Wearing a...
Thomas Hazlehurst (British, c. 1740-c. 1821)
2012.57CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Thomas Hazlehurst (British, c. 1740-c. 1821)
2012.57.1CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman Wearing a Miniature
Thomas Hazlehurst (British, c. 1740-c. 1821)
2012.57.2CCCC0
Portrait of Anne Law (née Towry), 1st Lady Ellenborough
John Linnell (British, 1792–1882)
2010.461CCCC0
Portrait of Susan Corens Towers
James Peale (American, 1749–1831)
1942.1151CCCC0
Study of Hands
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (French, 1780–1867)
2003.37CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
France, 19th century
1962.428CCCC0
Portrait of a Man with a Hairlip
Anson Dickinson (American, 1779–1852)
1940.1220CCCC0
View across the Moat towards the Thomasschule and the Thomaskirche in...
Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld (German, 1794–1872)
2022.1CCCC0
Portrait of Sandford Peacocke
William Wood (British, c. 1768–1809)
1942.1159CCCC0
Male figure (nkisi nkondi)
Democratic Republic of Congo or Cabinda (Angola), Kongo artist and nganga
2010.432CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
William Lockwood (American, 1834–1847)
1921.87CCCC0
Portrait of Arthur Wellesley, later 1st Duke of Wellington
attributed to John Wright (British, 1745–1820)
1942.1154CCCC0
Portrait of Anna Walmesley
Andrew Plimer (British, 1763–1837)
1943.648CCCC0
Netsuke of Child
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1005CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
Andrew Plimer (British, 1763–1837)
1941.561CCCC0
Portrait of Lieutenant General Daniel Burr
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1942.1156CCCC0
Knife and Fork
Italy, 18th century
1916.1700CCCC0
Knife
Italy, 18th century
1916.1700.1CCCC0
Fork
Italy, 18th century
1916.1700.2CCCC0
Eleven Headed Avalokitesvara
Nepal, 16th-17th century
1993.241CCCC0
Man Holding Fruit
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1003CCCC0
Powder Flask
Germany, 17th century
1916.60CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
George Engleheart (British, 1752–1829)
1941.556CCCC0
Sword and Scabbard (scabbard)
Java, 18th century
1955.300.bCCCC0
Baton
Africa, unknown maker
1992.1046CCCC0
Netsuke of Man
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1004CCCC0
Sword and Scabbard
Java, 18th century
1955.301CCCC0
Sword and Scabbard (scabbard)
Java, 18th century
1955.301.bCCCC0
Portrait of an Officer
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1942.1157CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Descent from the Cross
Adam Lenckhardt (German, 1610–1661)
1967.134IvoryOverall: 44.8 x 16.5 x 12.1 cm (17 5/8 x 6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Ivory Plaque with Enthroned Mother of God ("The Stroganoff Ivory")
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period
1925.1293IvoryOverall: 25.3 x 17.2 x 1.8 cm (9 15/16 x 6 3/4 x 11/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Set of Three Panels from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39IvoryOverall: 13 x 26.2 x 1 cm (5 1/8 x 10 5/16 x 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Mirror Case with a Couple Playing Chess
France, Paris
1940.1200IvoryDiameter: 10.2 x 1 cm (4 x 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Female Attendants
India, Kashmir
1972.35IvoryOverall: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.); Base: 2.2 x 2.3 cm (7/8 x 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Ivory Box with Scenes of Adam and Eve
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1924.747Ivory, woodOverall: 14.3 x 46.7 x 20.3 cm (5 5/8 x 18 3/8 x 8 in.)Gift of W. G. Mather, F. F. Prentiss, John L. Severance, J. H. WadeCCCC0
Christ's Mission to the Apostles
Ottonian, Italy, Milan, Gothic period, 10th century
1967.65IvoryOverall: 18.2 x 9.9 x 1 cm (7 3/16 x 3 7/8 x 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Plaque: The Journey to Bethlehem
South Italy, Amalfi, Romanesque period, 12th century
1978.40IvoryOverall: 16.3 x 11 x 1 cm (6 7/16 x 4 5/16 x 3/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Ivory Pyx (Box)
Byzantium
1951.114IvoryDiameter: 12.7 cm (5 in.); Overall: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Scepter
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of Congo, probably Kongo-style (Yombe sub-group) carver
2010.447IvoryOverall: 28 x 2.5 x 4 cm (11 x 1 x 1 9/16 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Cow Nursing Its Calf
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.48IvoryOverall: 4.6 x 12.4 cm (1 13/16 x 4 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Ram-Headed Sphinxes Flanking a Sacred Tree
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.47IvoryOverall: 15.1 x 9 x 1.1 cm (5 15/16 x 3 9/16 x 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Triptych: The Life of the Virgin
France, Lorraine?, or Austria?, Gothic period, 14th century
1951.450Ivory, traces of gildingOverall: 25.9 x 21.3 cm (10 3/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Boxes in Form of Lotus Leaves
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137IvoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Gift of Lois ClarkeCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Man; and Griffin in Combat
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.45IvoryOverall: 6.5 x 3.9 cm (2 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Browsing Stag
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.49IvoryOverall: 4.5 x 8.9 cm (1 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The "Apostles" Pyx (Box)
probably by Triptych Group
1973.4IvoryOverall: 25.5 x 17.5 cm (10 1/16 x 6 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Giraffe Head
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1977.146IvoryOverall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerald S. Brodkey in memory of Marguerite MallonCCCC0
Face from a Cosmetic Spoon
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC), reign of Amenhotep III
1988.7IvoryOverall: 4 x 2.3 cm (1 9/16 x 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
The So-called Horn of Saint Blaise
South Italy or Sicily, 12th century
1930.740IvoryOverall: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Diptych with Scenes from the Life of Christ (left wing: Raising of...
Germany, Thuringia or Saxony, 14th century
1984.158IvoryPart 1: 20.7 x 11.2 cm (8 1/8 x 4 7/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Walking Buddha
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1962.167IvoryOverall: 4.8 x 2.8 x 0.6 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Oliphant (Side-Blown Trumpet)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe-style maker
2010.448IvoryOverall: 32 x 4 x 6 cm (12 5/8 x 1 9/16 x 2 3/8 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Bodhisattva of Compassion (Avalokiteshvara)
Chöying Dorjé, the Tenth Black Hat Karmapa (Tibetan, 1604–1674)
1968.280IvoryOverall: 29.2 cm (11 1/2 in.)Sundry Purchase FundCCCC0
Pendant
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Luba-style maker
2010.456IvoryOverall: 8.6 x 2.3 x 4.5 cm (3 3/8 x 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Female Figure with Crane and Squirrel
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi reign
1964.240IvoryOverall: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Female Figurine
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe-style maker
2010.449IvoryOverall: 12 x 2.5 x 4.5 cm (4 3/4 x 1 x 1 3/4 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Winged Sphinx
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.46IvoryOverall: 16.1 x 5.5 x 1.1 cm (6 5/16 x 2 3/16 x 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Crucifixion
France, Paris?, Gothic period, late 13th-early 14th century
1978.55IvoryOverall: 8.5 x 6.4 x 1.2 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar: Zacharias at the Altar
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1926.212IvoryOverall: 8.6 x 7.7 cm (3 3/8 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of John L. Severance in memory of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fasting Buddha
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1986.70IvoryOverall: 12 x 9.5 x 1.5 cm (4 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 9/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Plaque: The Crucifixion and Virgin and Child with Angels
France, Paris?, Gothic period, 13th century
1929.437IvoryOverall: 12.7 x 7.6 x 1.3 cm (5 x 3 x 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Diptych: Scenes from the Passion and Afterlife of Christ
France, Gothic period, 14th century
1975.110IvoryOverall: 16.9 x 16.5 x 1.3 cm (6 5/8 x 6 1/2 x 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Chester D. Tripp in memory of Chester D. TrippCCCC0
Enthroned Virgin and Child
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, 13th century
1928.760IvoryWith base: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.); without base: 13.4 x 9.6 x 6.7 cm (5 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward B. GreeneCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar: Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307Walrus ivoryOverall: 5.1 x 16.5 cm (2 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Roundel with Mermaids and Lotus
India, Bengal, Chandraketugarh area, Shunga period
2010.295IvoryDiameter: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.); Overall: 2.5 cm (1 in.)Gift of John Eskenazi in honor of Dr. Stanislaw J. CzumaCCCC0
Plaque: The Virgin and Child with Angels
France, Paris, Gothic period
1923.719Ivory, traces of paint and gildingOverall: 22.9 x 11.5 cm (9 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade and Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Temptation of Buddha by the Evil Forces of Mara
Northern India, Kashmir, 8th century
1971.18Ivory with gold and polychromeOverall: 13 x 8.9 cm (5 1/8 x 3 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Dagger
Italy, late 17th Century
1916.1713Steel and ivoryOverall: 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.); Blade: 20.3 cm (8 in.); Quillions: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Ladies Entertained by Dancers
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1985.103IvoryOverall: 7.5 x 17 cm (2 15/16 x 6 11/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Chair Legs and Panel
Afghanistan, Begram (chair legs); India (panel), Kushan Period (1st century-320) (chair legs); Mughal dynasty (1526-1756)
1975.103IvoryOverall: 43.8 cm (17 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Roundel with the Annunciation
Germany, Upper Rhine, 15th century
1971.7IvoryDiameter: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Young Woman with a Spear
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1985.106IvoryOverall: 9 x 4 x 1.7 cm (3 9/16 x 1 9/16 x 11/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Standing Woman
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1985.105IvoryOverall: 8 x 3.3 cm (3 1/8 x 1 5/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Ladies at Toilette
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1985.104IvoryOverall: 7.2 x 5.3 cm (2 13/16 x 2 1/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar Showing the Crucifixion
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.359Walrus ivoryOverall: 5.1 x 9.6 cm (2 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of Arnold Seligmann, Rey and Company, Inc.CCCC0
Portrait of Lady Grace Anna Newenham
Horace Hone (British, 1756–1825)
1942.1144Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 9 x 7.6 cm (3 9/16 x 3 in.); Sight: 7.6 x 6 cm (3 x 2 3/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Venus and a Satyr
Ignaz Elhafen (German, 1658–1715)
1982.144IvoryOverall: 15.5 x 12.4 x 3 cm (6 1/8 x 4 7/8 x 1 3/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Miniature Garden Seat
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong mark and reign
1989.330Ivory with pigmentsOverall: 4.4 x 3.8 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/2 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Portrait of a Man Holding a Glass
Joseph Daniel (British, c. 1760–1803)
2010.5Watercolor on ivoryImage: 12.7 x 10.1 cm (5 x 4 in.); Framed: 18.4 x 15.8 cm (7 1/4 x 6 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Diptych with Scenes from the Life of Saint Martin of Tours: The...
Germany, Cologne, 14th century
1971.103Ivory with polychromy and gilding, original silver hingesOverall: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.); Closed: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Dragon's Head
Anglo-Norman?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1975.258Walrus ivoryOverall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Gift of Thomas P. Miller in memory of James J. RorimerCCCC0
Saint John the Evangelist
Germany or Moravia, 14th century
1930.660Ivory with traces of paint and gildingOverall: 15.8 x 3.2 cm (6 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)Gift of M. & R. StoraCCCC0
Framed Relief of Diana the Huntress
France (?), 19th century
1981.71IvoryOverall: 19.9 x 12.9 x 1.9 cm (7 13/16 x 5 1/16 x 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Pendant
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, 19th century
1976.189IvoryOverall: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)Given in memory of Dr. Thomas Munro by his childrenCCCC0
Kneeling Boy, Fragment
China, Ming dynasty
1989.329IvoryOverall: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Figure (iginga)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega-style maker
1977.192IvoryOverall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
The Blue Gown (Portrait of Ethel Coe)
Martha S. Baker (American, 1871–1911)
1915.142Watercolor on ivoryDiameter: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.); Diameter of frame: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. BakerCCCC0
Figurine of a Crouching Woman
Phoenician, Syria, Arslan Tash, 9th-8th century BC
1964.426IvoryOverall: 3.6 cm (1 7/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Elie BorowskiCCCC0
The Annunciation
Johann Michael Düchert (German, 1725–1799)
1981.12Ivory, ebony, velvet, in the original gilded and glazed frameFramed: 56.5 x 41.9 x 6.3 cm (22 1/4 x 16 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.); Unframed: 33.5 x 25.4 x 3.5 cm (13 3/16 x 10 x 1 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Ivory Lid for Water Pot
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi period
1942.672.bIvoryOverall: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Portable Altar
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29Walrus ivory, gilded copper, porphyry, champlevé enamel, wood coreOverall: 13.1 x 26.9 x 16.9 cm (5 3/16 x 10 9/16 x 6 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Hariti Statuette
China, Tang dynasty
1915.333IvoryOverall: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)Gift of A. W. BahrCCCC0
Coffee Urn
Samuel Kirk (American, 1793–1872)
2021.121Silver, ivoryOverall: 45.5 x 26.5 x 22 cm (17 15/16 x 10 7/16 x 8 11/16 in.)Gift of Victoire Rankin in honor of Stephen Harrison's great serviceCCCC0
Plaque: The Crucifixion
France or England, Gothic period, 14th century
1947.65Ivory, mounted in a silver stand (after 1919)Without base: 10.8 x 6.6 cm (4 1/4 x 2 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Hand Mirror
Félix Bracquemond (French, 1833–1914) and 3 others
1978.43Gold, enamel, and ivoryOverall: 32.2 x 16.1 x 1.2 cm (12 11/16 x 6 5/16 x 1/2 in.)Gift of Ralph King, by exchangeCCCC0
Ancestral Altar Tusk
Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Ẹdo peoples, members of the Igbesanmwan (wood and ivory carvers) guild
1968.284Elephant ivoryOverall: 197.4 cm (77 11/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Wrist-Rest with Crayfish and Water Plants
China, Qing dynasty
1977.9Ivory and polychrome pigmentOverall: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Tea Service
Harold Stabler (British, 1872–1945) and 2 others
2007.3Bakelite, silver, ivoryOverall: 7.8 x 31.9 x 19 cm (3 1/16 x 12 9/16 x 7 1/2 in.)The Mary Spedding Milliken Memorial Fund©
Tea and Coffee Service
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940) and 1 other
1980.74Gilt silver and ivoryThe Thomas L. Fawick Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Dog with Shell
Japan, Edo period
1947.652IvoryOverall: 3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Pedestal
China, Tang dynasty
1968.70IvoryOverall: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.); Diameter of base: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick M. MayerCCCC0
Salver
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940) and 1 other
1991.46Gilt silver and ivoryOverall: 14.6 x 33 cm (5 3/4 x 13 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Shoulao (The God of Longevity)
China, Ming dynasty
1940.691IvoryOverall: 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Male Bust
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1977.35IvoryOverall: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Cosmetic Jar
Byzantium, probably Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.261Ivory and goldOverall: 4.8 x 4 cm (1 7/8 x 1 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Figure (iginga)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega maker
1976.182IvoryOverall: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Ceremonial Spoon
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega maker
1976.186IvoryOverall: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mithuna (Loving Couple)
India, Orissa, early 14th Century
1964.102IvoryOverall: 9 x 6.4 cm (3 9/16 x 2 1/2 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Figure of Daoist Immortal He Xiangu
China, Qing dynasty
1976.60Boxwood with colored ivory baseOverall: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Daoist Figure
China, Southern Song dynasty
1964.368Wood and ivoryOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Saint Peter of Alcántara
Pedro de Mena (Spanish, 1628–1688) and Workshop
2009.81Painted wood, with ivory and glassOverall: 72.2 x 32 x 32 cm (28 7/16 x 12 5/8 x 12 5/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Pectoral Cross
Byzantium, Russia, Byzantine period, 17th century
1993.37Walrus ivory, wood, partially gilt silver and pearlsOverall: 10.5 x 5 x 1.7 cm (4 1/8 x 1 15/16 x 11/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Eleanor and Morris EverettCCCC0
Plaque: Christ Carrying the Cross
Germany, Lower Rhine, late 15th Century
1971.6Ivory with traces of color and gold, mounted in silver frameOverall: 12.6 x 9 cm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Panels from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229IvoryOverall: 29.8 x 13.4 cm (11 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Lion Dog
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1970.135IvoryOverall: 12.9 cm (5 1/16 in.)Gift of Lois ClarkeCCCC0
Daiitoku
Japan, Edo period
1920.487IvoryOverall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Cover of a Palm-Leaf Manuscript
Ceylon
1992.85IvoryOverall: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)Gift of Mahruhk Tarapor and Stan Czuma in memory of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Comb
India, Sunga period, style of Chandraketugarh
2000.74IvoryOverall: 5.1 x 7 cm (2 x 2 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Imperial Red Cross Easter Egg
Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846–1920) and 2 others
1963.673Gold, silver gilt, enamel, glass, ivoryOverall: 8.6 x 6.4 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.)The India Early Minshall Collection©
Wall Plaque with Two Boys Playing
China, Qing dynasty
1977.65Ivory with traces of polychromeOverall: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur HoldenCCCC0
Miniature Vase
Iran, early Islamic period, 8th-10th Century
1961.379IvoryDiameter: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)Gift of Edward GansCCCC0
Virgin and Child in an Architectural Frame
style of Jan Gossaert (Flemish, c1475/78–1532)
1972.122IvoryOverall: 10.5 x 6 x 2.3 cm (4 1/8 x 2 3/8 x 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Demon Covering Shoki
Japan, Edo period
1920.486IvoryOverall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Martelé Coffee Service
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164Silver, ivoryOverall: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Gift of Henry Hawley in memory of Sherman LeeCCCC0
Carved Handle for Parasol
Japan, Meiji period
1939.384IvoryOverall: 18.2 cm (7 3/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Buckle
China, Qing dynasty
1953.372IvoryOverall: 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.)Gift of Mary Corning Hyatt and Warren H. Corning, in memory of their mother, Edith W. CorningCCCC0
Candlestick Pair
Italy, 15th century style
1961.25IvoryOverall: 31.1 cm (12 1/4 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of G. Garretson WadeCCCC0
Cover of a Palm Leaf
South India, 18th century
1963.578IvoryOverall: 26.4 x 5.4 cm (10 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0
Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba, 20th century
1979.84IvoryOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Gift of Dorothy M. BellCCCC0
Carving
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kongo, early 20th century
1969.138IvoryOverall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charles E. RosemanCCCC0
Comb with Devi and Attendants
Ceylon
1966.148IvoryOverall: 10.6 x 9.3 cm (4 3/16 x 3 11/16 in.)Gift of Robert RoussetCCCC0
Imperial Framed Miniatures
Johannes Zehngraf (Russian, 1857–1908) and 2 others
1966.458Jade, gold, rubies, gouache, ivory, glassOverall: 15.3 x 5 x 5 cm (6 x 1 15/16 x 1 15/16 in.)The India Early Minshall CollectionCCCC0
Eye
Emily Drayton Taylor (American, 1860–1952)
1961.330Watercolor on ivoryDiameter of frame: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Starr©
Frame with Portrait Miniature of Princess Yusopov
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842–1918) and 1 other
2022.108Silver, ivory, watercolorOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Gift of the Hiller-Borneman CollectionCCCC0
Female Figurine or Finial
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, Kongo people
2010.446Ivory and ironOverall: 11 x 4 x 4 cm (4 5/16 x 1 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Self-Portrait
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1952.95Watercolor on ivory in a gold frameFramed: 7 x 5.7 cm (2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.); Unframed: 6.9 x 5.4 cm (2 11/16 x 2 1/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Man, Possibly Sir Soulden Lawrence
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1940.1219Watercolor on ivory in an amalgam frameFramed: 4.4 x 3.8 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/2 in.); Unframed: 3.2 x 3.1 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Kettle
Charles Robert Ashbee (British, 1863–1942)
1976.23Silver with ivory handle and chrysoprase finialOverall: 28.6 x 25.7 cm (11 1/4 x 10 1/8 in.)Gift of the Womens Council of the Cleveland Museum of ArtCCCC0
Talus or Die
Egypt, Roman Empire
1920.1998IvoryOverall: 1.9 x 1.8 cm (3/4 x 11/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Portrait of Peter the Great
Kholmogory School (Russian)
1988.123Ivory or boneOverall: 10.1 x 7.5 cm (4 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Warren H. CorningCCCC0
Lion's Head
India, Mughal period
1971.275IvoryOverall: 18.6 cm (7 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Victor ThawCCCC0
Ding Ware Bowl of the Xing Type with Bi-Disc Foot
China, Henan province, Gongxian kilns, Five dynasties
2020.186White stoneware with ivory-white glazeOverall: 4.7 x 18.5 cm (1 7/8 x 7 5/16 in.)Nancy F. and Joseph P. Keithley Collection GiftCCCC0
Comb Panel with a Seated Devi
Ceylon, Kandy
1955.384IvoryOverall: 6.2 x 8.9 x 0.7 cm (2 7/16 x 3 1/2 x 1/4 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Pipa
China, Qing dynasty
1918.344Wood, ivory, bone, gutOverall: 95.4 x 27.4 x 8 cm (37 9/16 x 10 13/16 x 3 1/8 in.)The Charles G. King, Jr. Collection. Gift of Ralph King in memory of Charles G. King, Jr.CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman in Blue
Peter Cross (British, c. 1645–1724)
1941.554Watercolor on vellum in original ivory frameFramed: 9.2 x 7.3 cm (3 5/8 x 2 7/8 in.); Sight: 8.2 x 6.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Christ
France, 17th century
1917.290IvoryOverall: 11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.)Gift of Auguste RodinCCCC0
Bull and Elephant in Combat
South India or Ceylon, 16th-17th century
1962.242IvoryOverall: 9.6 x 16.2 cm (3 3/4 x 6 3/8 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Suit of Armor
Germany, 16th century
1916.1946Iron, steel, leather and brass rivetsOverall: 34.5 x 20 x 31.2 cm (13 9/16 x 7 7/8 x 12 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Portrait of the Hon. Anne Annesley, later Countess of Mountnorris
Richard Cosway (British, 1742–1821)
1942.1138Watercolor on ivory in a gold frameFramed: 9 x 7.3 cm (3 9/16 x 2 7/8 in.); Unframed: 8.3 x 6.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1949.546Watercolor on ivory in a gold frameFramed: 5.5 x 4.2 cm (2 3/16 x 1 5/8 in.); Unframed: 4.9 x 3.7 cm (1 15/16 x 1 7/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Eye
America, 20th century
1961.329Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 1.5 x 2.1 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.); Unframed: 0.8 x 1.5 cm (5/16 x 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John W. StarrCCCC0
James Alexander Ross Cuthbert
Edward Greene Malbone (American, 1777–1807)
1950.243Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 7.7 x 6.5 cm (3 1/16 x 2 9/16 in.); Unframed: 7.3 x 5.9 cm (2 7/8 x 2 5/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Carved Brackets
South India, probably Madurai
1972.282Ivory with traces of pigmentOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Bequest of Edgar A. HahnCCCC0
Kneeling Boy
Japan, Meiji period
1945.203IvoryOverall: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. WoodsCCCC0
Tengu Travelling as a Priest
Japan, Edo period
1920.493IvoryOverall: 3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Man with Brush and Lantern
Japan, Meiji period
1939.388IvoryOverall: 4.5 x 4.1 cm (1 3/4 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.883IvoryOverall: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Japanese Man with Rake
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1006.1IvoryOverall: 7.8 x 2.9 cm (3 1/16 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Henry B. AndrewsCCCC0
Woman with Broom
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1006.2IvoryOverall: 7.8 x 2.7 x 2.9 cm (3 1/16 x 1 1/16 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Henry B. AndrewsCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman, called Mrs. Close
Horace Hone (British, 1756–1825)
1943.644Watercolor on ivory in an ormolu frameFramed: 8.9 x 7.5 cm (3 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.); Sight: 6.5 x 5.2 cm (2 9/16 x 2 1/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Figure (iginga)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega-style maker
2005.3Elephant ivory, tukula, and oilOverall: 16.7 x 5.5 x 4.5 cm (6 9/16 x 2 3/16 x 1 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Dancing Man with Fan
Japan, Edo period
1947.654IvoryOverall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, first half 5th Century BC
1924.880IvoryOverall: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Boat with Six Passengers
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1947.670IvoryOverall: 7.6 cm (3 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Woman Carrying a Parasol
Japan, Meiji period
1963.541IvoryOverall: 14.9 cm (5 7/8 in.)Gift of Miss Clara Benes in memory of Mr. and Mrs. W. Dominick BenesCCCC0
Vase
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1975.1028IvoryOverall: 25.1 cm (9 7/8 in.)Gift of Linda RobbCCCC0
Card Case
Japan, Meiji period
1945.221IvoryOverall: 9.5 x 5.7 cm (3 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. WoodsCCCC0
Quail
Japan, Meiji period
1945.220IvoryOverall: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. WoodsCCCC0
Man Carrying Another Man
Japan, Meiji period
1939.389IvoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Elephant
Japan, Meiji period
1945.213IvoryOverall: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. WoodsCCCC0
Box
China, 20th century
1922.18IvoryOverall: 5.2 x 4.2 cm (2 1/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of Delia WhiteCCCC0
Man with Radish
Japan, Meiji period
1984.1122IvoryOverall: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. David R. WeirCCCC0
Man with a Drum
Japan, Meiji period
1939.387IvoryOverall: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Man with a Basket and Paddle
Japan, Meiji period
1963.543IvoryOverall: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)Gift of Miss Clara Benes in memory of Mr. and Mrs. W. Dominick BenesCCCC0
Dachsund
Japan, Meiji period
1945.217IvoryOverall: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. WoodsCCCC0
Chinese Lion with Ball
Japan, Meiji period
1939.393IvoryOverall: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
The Mask Maker
Japan, Meiji period
1984.1119IvoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Gift of Mrs. David R. WeirCCCC0
Parasol Vendor
Japan, Meiji period
1984.1120IvoryOverall: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. David R. WeirCCCC0
Tea Table
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940)
1991.45Inlaid wood (mahogany?), cast and gilded bronze mounts, inlays of ivory or bone, metal, and mother-of-pearl (marine mussels or pearl oysters)Overall: 71.5 x 67.1 x 41.3 cm (28 1/8 x 26 7/16 x 16 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.881IvoryOverall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.882IvoryOverall: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Woman in a Jinrikisha (Rickshaw)
Japan, Meiji period
1939.385IvoryOverall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Man with Fish
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1008IvoryOverall: 5.2 x 2.9 cm (2 1/16 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Henry B. AndrewsCCCC0
Chess Pieces: King and Queen
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1007IvoryOverall: 10.5 x 3.9 cm (4 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)Gift of Henry B. AndrewsCCCC0
Man Carrying a Basket of Fish
Japan, Meiji period
1945.207IvoryOverall: 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. WoodsCCCC0
Netsuke with Demon Bathing
Japan, Meiji period
1920.490IvoryOverall: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.879IvoryOverall: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Man Holding a Standard
Japan, Meiji period
1963.542IvoryOverall: 12.7 cm (5 in.)Gift of Miss Clara Benes in memory of Mr. and Mrs. W. Dominick BenesCCCC0
Portrait of Catherine Clemens and Her Son, John Marcus Clemens
Richard Cosway (British, 1742–1821)
1941.552Watercolor on ivory in a gold and split pearl frameFramed: 9 x 7.3 cm (3 9/16 x 2 7/8 in.); Sight: 8 x 6.1 cm (3 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Sheet of Sketches (recto and verso)
Théodore Géricault (French, 1791–1824)
1964.28Pen and brown ink on ivory laid paperSheet: 22.8 x 35 cm (9 x 13 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Man with Dice
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1947.668IvoryOverall: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Woman Carrying a Basket
Japan, Meiji period
1945.204IvoryOverall: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. WoodsCCCC0
Tusk
China, 19th century
1918.133IvoryOverall: 62.2 cm (24 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Henry A. EverettCCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, first half 5th Century BC
1924.878IvoryOverall: 13.9 cm (5 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fan
China, 20th century
1937.453IvoryOverall: 19 cm (7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Martha H. JenningsCCCC0
Procession with Four Figures
Japan, Meiji period
1984.1121IvoryOverall: 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. David R. WeirCCCC0
Sheath for Sword
China, Qing dynasty
1992.393.bIvoryBequest of Maud Eells CorningCCCC0
Framed Miniature of Hampton Court
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842–1918) and 1 other
1966.461Jade, gold, enamel, ivoryOverall: 6.9 x 11.3 cm (2 11/16 x 4 7/16 in.)The India Early Minshall Collection©
Portrait of a Young Man
Andrew Plimer (British, 1763–1837)
1942.1153Watercolor on ivory in original gold frameFramed: 8.3 x 7 cm (3 1/4 x 2 3/4 in.); Unframed: 7.9 x 6.5 cm (3 1/8 x 2 9/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Woman
Japan, Meiji period
1945.206IvoryOverall: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. WoodsCCCC0
Two Wrestlers
Japan, Edo period
1947.661IvoryOverall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Three Figures
Japan, Meiji period
1939.392IvoryOverall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Fan
China, Qing dynasty
1942.489IvoryOverall: 19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.)Gift of Henry W. KentCCCC0
Man and Serpent
Japan, Meiji period
1984.1123IvoryOverall: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. David R. WeirCCCC0
Snuff Box
Germany, 18th century
1916.345Tortoiseshell and ivoryOverall: 2 x 7 cm (13/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of Samuel Butler
Bernard Lens (British, 1681–1740)
1940.1215Watercolor on ivory in a period metal frameFramed: 4.5 x 3.7 cm (1 3/4 x 1 7/16 in.); Sight: 4.5 x 3.5 cm (1 3/4 x 1 3/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
The Artist "V" (British)
2011.39Watercolor on ivory on a gold locketImage: 4.1 x 3.5 cm (1 5/8 x 1 3/8 in.); Framed: 4.3 x 3.7 cm (1 11/16 x 1 7/16 in.)L. E. Holden FundCCCC0
Book-Shaped Reliquary
circle of The Master of the Registrum Gregorii (German, active c. 972–1000)
1930.741Ivory, silver: gilded, pearls, rubies, emeralds, crystals, onyx, carnelian, oakOverall: 31.6 x 24.4 x 7.5 cm (12 7/16 x 9 5/8 x 2 15/16 in.); Part 1: 17.8 x 14 cm (7 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
George Engleheart (British, 1752–1829)
1943.640Watercolor on ivory in an original gold frameFramed: 7.6 x 6.2 cm (3 x 2 7/16 in.); Sight: 7 x 5.7 cm (2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Sheet of Studies and Sketches
Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917)
1951.430Graphite, pen and dark brown ink, and watercolor on thick ivory wove paperSheet: 30.4 x 23.5 cm (11 15/16 x 9 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Portrait of a Man and Portrait of a Woman (pair)
Nathaniel Plimer (British, 1757–1822)
1941.562Watercolor on ivory in a period gold and hair frameFramed: 9.2 x 7.7 cm (3 5/8 x 3 1/16 in.); Sight: 6.7 x 5.3 cm (2 5/8 x 2 1/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Wheel-Lock Rifle
Germany, Bavaria (?), 17th century
1919.65Steel, brass, walnut stock inlaid with bone, horn and ivoryOverall: 77.5 cm (30 1/2 in.); Butt: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.); Barrel: 49.8 cm (19 5/8 in.); Bore: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Portrait of John Clark
William Doyle (American, 1769–1828) and 1 other
1921.86Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 6.8 x 5.6 cm (2 11/16 x 2 3/16 in.); Unframed: 6.3 x 5 cm (2 1/2 x 1 15/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
Andrew Plimer (British, 1763–1837)
1943.649Watercolor on ivory in a period gold frameFramed: 8.4 x 6.8 cm (3 5/16 x 2 11/16 in.); Sight: 7.1 x 6 cm (2 13/16 x 2 3/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Pair of Portrait Miniatures
Anson Dickinson (American, 1779–1852)
1940.1213Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 7.3 x 6.3 cm (2 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.); Unframed: 7.3 x 5.7 cm (2 7/8 x 2 1/4 in.); Part 2: 7.6 x 6.4 cm (3 x 2 1/2 in.); Part 3: 7 x 5.7 cm (2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Headdress
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Ejagham-style maker
1990.23Wood, rawhide, cane, paint, bone or ivory, natural fiber, and metalOverall: 67.3 x 43.2 x 43.2 cm (26 1/2 x 17 x 17 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1943.651Watercolor on ivory in a gold and seed pearl frameFramed: 7.1 x 5.5 cm (2 13/16 x 2 3/16 in.); Unframed: 6.2 x 4.5 cm (2 7/16 x 1 3/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Pair of Miniatures: Portrait of a Man and Portrait of a Woman Wearing a...
Thomas Hazlehurst (British, c. 1740-c. 1821)
2012.57Watercolor on ivoryOverall: 7 x 5.8 cm (2 3/4 x 2 5/16 in.)The Jane B. Tripp Charitable Lead Annuity TrustCCCC0
Portrait of Anne Law (née Towry), 1st Lady Ellenborough
John Linnell (British, 1792–1882)
2010.461Watercolor on ivory heightened with gum arabicFramed: 23.4 x 20.7 cm (9 3/16 x 8 1/8 in.); Unframed: 11.3 x 8.5 cm (4 7/16 x 3 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Portrait of Susan Corens Towers
James Peale (American, 1749–1831)
1942.1151Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 8 x 6.6 cm (3 1/8 x 2 5/8 in.); Unframed: 7.1 x 5.6 cm (2 13/16 x 2 3/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of Louis-Philippe, Duke of Orléans, later King of the French
Richard Cosway (British, 1742–1821)
1953.322Watercolor on ivory in a gold locket frameFramed: 7.5 x 6.6 cm (2 15/16 x 2 5/8 in.); Unframed: 6.3 x 5.4 cm (2 1/2 x 2 1/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Study of Hands
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (French, 1780–1867)
2003.37Graphite with traces of white heightening on ivory laid paperSheet: 31.2 x 23.6 cm (12 5/16 x 9 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
France, 19th century
1962.428Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 13.2 x 11.2 cm (5 3/16 x 4 7/16 in.); Unframed: 7.7 x 6.5 cm (3 1/16 x 2 9/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. William S. Woodbridge in memory of George William BierceCCCC0
Portrait of a Man with a Hairlip
Anson Dickinson (American, 1779–1852)
1940.1220Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 9 x 7 cm (3 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.); Unframed: 8.5 x 6.6 cm (3 3/8 x 2 5/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Stiletto with Grip Fashioned as Figures of Charity, Justice, and Hope
Italy, 17th century
1916.1709Steel, brass, ivoryOverall: 34 cm (13 3/8 in.); Blade: 23.3 cm (9 3/16 in.); Quillions: 4.6 cm (1 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
View across the Moat towards the Thomasschule and the Thomaskirche in...
Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld (German, 1794–1872)
2022.1Pen and black ink and graphite on ivory wove paperSheet: 15.7 x 23.8 cm (6 3/16 x 9 3/8 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Portrait of Sandford Peacocke
William Wood (British, c. 1768–1809)
1942.1159Watercolor on ivory in a gold frame with glazed reverseFramed: 8.6 x 7.3 cm (3 3/8 x 2 7/8 in.); Sight: 8 x 6.7 cm (3 1/8 x 2 5/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Male figure (nkisi nkondi)
Democratic Republic of Congo or Cabinda (Angola), Kongo artist and nganga
2010.432Wood, metalized glass, iron, organic material, ivory or plastic, and natural fiberOverall: 46 x 25.7 x 19.2 cm (18 1/8 x 10 1/8 x 7 9/16 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
William Lockwood (American, 1834–1847)
1921.87Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 7.2 x 6.1 cm (2 13/16 x 2 3/8 in.); Unframed: 6.7 x 5.4 cm (2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of Arthur Wellesley, later 1st Duke of Wellington
attributed to John Wright (British, 1745–1820)
1942.1154Watercolor on ivory in a gilt wood frameFramed: 22 x 18.2 cm (8 11/16 x 7 3/16 in.); Unframed: 18.7 x 14 cm (7 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of Anna Walmesley
Andrew Plimer (British, 1763–1837)
1943.648Watercolor on ivory in a gold frame with hair reverseImage: 6.4 x 5.6 cm (2 1/2 x 2 3/16 in.); Framed: 7.5 x 6 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/8 in.); Sight: 6.7 x 5.4 cm (2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Netsuke of Child
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1005Ivory, pigmentOverall: 3.9 x 2.3 x 2.9 cm (1 9/16 x 7/8 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Henry B. AndrewsCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
Andrew Plimer (British, 1763–1837)
1941.561Watercolor on ivory in a gold frame with glazed reverseFramed: 8.5 x 7.2 cm (3 3/8 x 2 13/16 in.); Sight: 8 x 6.5 cm (3 1/8 x 2 9/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of Lieutenant General Daniel Burr
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1942.1156Watercolor on ivory in a gold frame with glazed hair reverseFramed: 8.8 x 7.2 cm (3 7/16 x 2 13/16 in.); Sight: 8.4 x 6.8 cm (3 5/16 x 2 11/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Knife and Fork
Italy, 18th century
1916.1700Metal blade, ivory handleOverall: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.); Blade: 10.9 cm (4 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Eleven Headed Avalokitesvara
Nepal, 16th-17th century
1993.241Painted ivoryOverall: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Eleanor Everett in memory of Mr. Morris EverettCCCC0
Man Holding Fruit
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1003Ivory, pigmentOverall: 10.5 x 3.9 cm (4 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)Gift of Henry B. AndrewsCCCC0
Powder Flask
Germany, 17th century
1916.60Walnut inlaid with ivory decoration; turned steel funnel with spring capDiameter: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.); Overall: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
George Engleheart (British, 1752–1829)
1941.556Watercolor on ivory, in a later gold, enamel, and diamond frameFramed: 8.7 x 7.4 cm (3 7/16 x 2 15/16 in.); Unframed: 7.7 x 6.2 cm (3 1/16 x 2 7/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Sword and Scabbard (scabbard)
Java, 18th century
1955.300.bSteel and ivoryBlade: 83.2 cm (32 3/4 in.); Hilt: 13.4 cm (5 1/4 in.); Scabbard: 83.8 cm (33 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frank E. BrownCCCC0
Baton
Africa, unknown maker
1992.1046Wood, ivoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Bequest of Russell and Rowena JelliffeCCCC0
Netsuke of Man
Japan, Meiji period
2000.1004Ivory, pigmentOverall: 3.9 x 2 cm (1 9/16 x 13/16 in.)Gift of Henry B. AndrewsCCCC0
Sword and Scabbard
Java, 18th century
1955.301Steel and ivoryBlade: 47 cm (18 1/2 in.); Hilt: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.); Scabbard: 51.4 cm (20 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frank E. BrownCCCC0
Portrait of an Officer
John I Smart (British, 1741–1811)
1942.1157Watercolor on ivory in a contemporary gold frame with plain backFramed: 6.5 x 5.4 cm (2 9/16 x 2 1/8 in.); Unframed: 6.4 x 5.4 cm (2 1/2 x 2 1/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0