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Mount

Type:
metalwork
Decorative Arts
Mount
Credit Line:
Gift of Jacob H. Schiff
Accession Number:
1904-20-420
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Carving

Medium:
wood, gilded
Type:
Decorative Arts
Carving
Place:
Italy
Date:
late 18th century
Accession Number:
1906-9-2
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Plaque

Maker:
Thomas Bentley, English, 1730 – 1780  Search this
Josiah Wedgwood, English, 1730 – 1795  Search this
Medium:
Molded stoneware (Jasparware), wood, gilt bronze, glass
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Plaque
Made in:
England
Date:
ca. 1777
Credit Line:
Gift of Anonymous Donor
Accession Number:
1952-166-31-a,b
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Design for a Stained Glass Window: Grammatica

Artist:
Hans Kaspar Lang the Elder, Swiss, 1571 – 1645  Search this
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brown wash
Type:
glasswares
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
1606
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1911-28-129
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No title

Inventor:
François Boucher, French, 1703–1770  Search this
Type:
albums (bound) & books
Book of engravings
Object Name:
Book of engravings
Made in:
France
Date:
1703–70
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-203
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Alfred and Giuliette Frueh

Artist:
Alfred J. Frueh, 1880 - 14 Sep 1968  Search this
Sitter:
Alfred J. Frueh, 1880 - 14 Sep 1968  Search this
Giuliette Fanciulli Frueh, 1886 - 1967  Search this
Medium:
Relief print and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
image: 11.4cm x 14.2cm (4 1/2" x 5 9/16")
Sheet: 12.3cm x 14.6cm (4 13/16" x 5 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1923
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Bow  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Wreath\Christmas  Search this
Giuliette Fanciulli Frueh: Female  Search this
Giuliette Fanciulli Frueh: Society and Social Change\Wife  Search this
Alfred J. Frueh: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Alfred J. Frueh: Male  Search this
Alfred J. Frueh: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker  Search this
Alfred J. Frueh: Visual Arts\Artist\Caricaturist  Search this
Alfred J. Frueh: Visual Arts\Artist\Caricaturist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the children of Al Frueh
Object number:
NPG.93.34
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Al Freuh. Point of contact Alfred J. Frueh, Jr. 23 Bundy Lane Storrs, CT 06268 23 Bundy Lane Storrs, CT 06268
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Georgy Malenkov

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Georgy Maksimilianovich Malenkov, Jan 1902 - 14 Jan 1988  Search this
Medium:
Gouache on board
Dimensions:
30.5cm x 31.9cm (12" x 12 9/16"), Image
Type:
Painting
Date:
1953
Topic:
Architecture\Door  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Wreath  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Emblem\Hammer and sickle  Search this
Georgy Maksimilianovich Malenkov: Male  Search this
Georgy Maksimilianovich Malenkov: Politics and Government\Foreign Leader\Prime Minister\Soviet Union  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Boris Chaliapin
Object number:
NPG.88.TC45
Restrictions & Rights:
© Chris Murphy
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4 Macutas, Portuguese Guinea, 1796

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .12 cm x 2.63 cm; 1/16 in x 1 1/32 in
Object Name:
Coin
Place used:
Portuguese Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Associated place:
Portuguese Guinea
Date made:
1796
Credit Line:
The Chase Manhattan Bank
ID Number:
NU.79.112.CM01205.2
Catalog number:
79.112.CM01205.2
Accession number:
1979.1263
Collector/donor number:
CM01205
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
West African Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_943137
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A Wreath Of Cloud

Artist:
Ogata Gekko 尾形月耕 (1859-1920)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 32.4 x 21.9 cm (12 3/4 x 8 5/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1892
Topic:
cloud  Search this
The Tale of Genji  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.1756
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Stamp seal

Medium:
Chalcedony
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 2.7 x 1.5 x 2.1 cm (1 1/16 x 9/16 x 13/16 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
Iran
Date:
224-651
Period:
Sasanian period
Topic:
man  Search this
Sasanian period (ca. 224 - 651)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
head  Search this
face  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
stamp seal  Search this
laurel wreath  Search this
ellipsoid-shaped seal  Search this
Credit Line:
Anonymous gift
Accession Number:
F1993.15.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Ancient Near Eastern Seals
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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[Trade catalogs from Thomas Parry's Sons Co.]

Company Name:
Thomas Parry's Sons Co.  Search this
Notes content:
An incomplete photocopy of an undated catalogue for the Camden, NJ metal stamping firm Thomas Parry's Sons Co. Xerox contains : baton for drum major , metal backs for embroidered shoulder straps , belt buckles (Army or Navy patterns), belt plates , collar bars , leaves for collar , metal shoulder straps , metal frames and knobs for cartridge box , brass wire loops for belts , rods for cartridge boxes , scales or chin straps for armor suits , crossed arrow insignias, cap and collar ornaments , buttons for helmets or sides of caps , coat of arms of United States cap ornaments and lapel buttons, cap ornament (Greek Cross , Coffin , Crossed Cannon , crosses) , collar ornaments , engineer's cap and collar device , crossed guns, sabres and cannons for caps or collars , signal corps device , clasp hand ornaments , hook and ladder ornament , letter or numbers on wires for collars , lyres for caps or collars , sunbursts for hats , rank badges for collars, buttons for collars , buckles for back of uniform coats , eagles for caps or hats , wreathes for caps , lyres for caps and collars , bugles for caps , stars for caps or collars , scarf rings for firement , metal slides for cap holders , shell slides for belts,
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Camden, New Jersey, United States
Date range:
1800s-0000s
Topic (Romaine term):
Religious paraphernalia  Search this
Military equipment and supplies (including uniforms)  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Fraternal organizations and regalia (including costumes; decorations; etc.)  Search this
Firefighting and fire engines  Search this
Metalwork products (architectural and ornamental)  Search this
Political paraphernalia (badges; flags; ribbons; etc.)  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Costumes and regalia  Search this
Topic:
Architectural metal-work  Search this
Armed Forces -- Equipment  Search this
Art metal-work  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Campaign insignia  Search this
Costume  Search this
Fire fighting equipment industry  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Insignia  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Metals  Search this
Military supplies  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Political collectibles  Search this
Regalia (Insignia)  Search this
Religious articles  Search this
Religious medals  Search this
Religious supplies industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_28887
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
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Confederate Army Brigadier General Marcus J. Wright’s Frock Coat

User; associated person:
Wright, Marcus Joseph  Search this
Physical Description:
grey (overall color)
wool (overall material)
gold braid (trim material)
buff (edging color)
gold (buttons material)
Measurements:
overall: 40 1/2 in x 17 in; 102.87 cm x 43.18 cm
overall (padded): 38 in x 20 in x 4 in; 96.52 cm x 50.8 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
coat
Associated date:
1861-1865
ID Number:
AF.34754
Catalog number:
34754
Accession number:
83543
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Military
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Military Uniforms
Data Source:
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You'll Find Old Dixieland in France

Published by:
Leo Feist, Inc., American, 1909 - 1935  Search this
Herman Darewski Music Publishing Co Ltd., English, 1917 - 1919  Search this
Composed by:
George W. Meyer, American, 1884 - 1959  Search this
Written by:
Grant Clarke, American, 1891 - 1931  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (closed): 10 7/16 × 6 3/4 in. (26.5 × 17.1 cm)
H x W (open): 10 7/16 × 13 9/16 in. (26.5 × 34.4 cm)
Type:
sheet music
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Paris, France, Europe
Date:
1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Music  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Laird
Object number:
2017.111.21
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Sheet music
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.111.21
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Cylindrical Vanity Case

Producer:
Cartier, French, founded 1847  Search this
Medium:
Enamel, rose-cut and other diamonds, pink agate, rose gold,18-karat gold, mirrored plate glass
Type:
containers
Exhibitions
Cylindrical Vanity Case
Made in:
Paris, France
Date:
ca. 1913
Credit Line:
Lent by Private Collection
Accession Number:
13.2016.14
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A Wreath for Udomo

Designer:
Herbert Bayer, American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985  Search this
Author:
Peter Abrahams, American, b. 1947  Search this
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Print on cloth over board
Type:
graphic design
Book cover
Object Name:
Book cover
Made in:
Aspen, CO, USA
Published in:
New York, NY, USA
Place depicted:
Africa
Designed in:
Aspen, CO, USA
Date:
1956
Credit Line:
Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors
Accession Number:
2016-54-212
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A Wreath for Udomo

Designer:
Herbert Bayer, American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985  Search this
Author:
Peter Abrahams, American, b. 1947  Search this
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Print on cloth over board
Type:
graphic design
Book cover
Object Name:
Book cover
Made in:
Aspen, CO, USA
Published in:
New York, NY, USA
Place depicted:
Africa
Designed in:
Aspen, CO, USA
Date:
1956
Credit Line:
Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors
Accession Number:
2016-54-213
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A Wreath for Udomo

Designer:
Herbert Bayer, American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985  Search this
Photographer:
Elliott Erwitt, American, b. Paris, 1928  Search this
Author:
Peter Abrahams, American, b. 1947  Search this
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on paper
Type:
graphic design
Book cover
Object Name:
Book cover
Made in:
Aspen, CO, USA
Designed in:
Aspen, CO, USA
Published in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1956
Credit Line:
Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors
Accession Number:
2016-54-259
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“La Salle Wilton” Pattern

Manufacturer:
Bigelow-Hartford Carpet Company, American, Thompsonville, Connecticut or Clinton, Massachusetts, 1914 - 1929  Search this
Medium:
Wool
Type:
woven textiles
Exhibitions
Rug
Object Name:
Rug
Manufactured in:
Thompsonville, Connecticut, USA
Clinton, Massachusetts, USA
Date:
ca. 1928
Credit Line:
Lent by Yale University Art Gallery, John C. Waddell Collection, Gift of John C. Waddell, B.A. 1959, 2010.158.12
Accession Number:
65.2016.2
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The World of Radio

Designer:
Arthur Gordon Smith, Canadian, 1901–n.d  Search this
For:
Mrs. Nadea Dragonette Loftus, American, 1892–1982  Search this
Jessica Dragonette, American, 1900–1980  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: wax resist dyeing (batik) on plain weave
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Exhibitions
Mural detail
Object Name:
Mural detail
Made in:
USA
Date:
1934
Credit Line:
Gift of Nicholas Meredith Turner in memory of Jessica Dragonette
Accession Number:
s-e-2258
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Sidewall

Medium:
Machine printed on paper
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1880
Credit Line:
Gift of Jones and Erwin, Inc.
Accession Number:
1970-26-4-ak
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