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European
Metallic Ribbon
18th century
The Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection
1972/2.326A

European
Metallic Ribbon
18th century
The Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection
1972/2.326B

Konrad Klapheck
Bugeleisen (Iron)
1968
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles D. Clark
1971/1.204
bronze abstract sculpture
Erwin Binder
Requiem
1988
Gift of Jack A. and Noreen Rounick
2004/2.107
A large rectangular brass-colored metal bar lock, similar to a u-bar lock, meant to use as a lock for a chest.<br />
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This pipe-shaped lock is made of nickel. The key has been lost. The protruding part at the left end is decorated with six incised rings/
<p>[Korean Collection, University of Michigan Museum of Art (2017), 246]</p>
Korean (Korean (culture or style))
Lock for Chest
1850 – 1950
Gift of Ok Ja Chang and the Chang Family
2009/2.59
A large rectangular metal bar lock, similar to a u-bar lock fitted with a key made up of two metal strips in the shape of a wedge, meant to use as a lock for a chest.<br />
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Pipe-shaped locks such as these were used for locking boxes and chests. Their keys have been lost. Each of their bodies was made by forging two plates before soldering them together.
<p>[Korean Collection, University of Michigan Museum of Art (2017), 246]</p>
Korean (Korean (culture or style))
Lock for Chest
1850 – 1950
Gift of Ok Ja Chang and the Chang Family
2009/2.61
This is a yellow cut crystal inkwell with a metal collar. The body is a cube shape with cut corners and the round cap has a multifaceted surface.<br />
Artist Unknown
Crystal canary yellow inkwell, cut corners
1875 – 1975
Gift in loving memory of Donald Maxwell Robiner from his family
2010/1.230
A copper inkwell in the shape of a man's head with a long, pointed beard.  His hat acts as the stopper.
Artist Unknown
Beard man with hat copper ink well with ink well insert
1875 – 1975
Gift in loving memory of Donald Maxwell Robiner from his family
2010/1.244
A square glass inkwell.  The stopper is dark green and the color fades down the inkwell.
Artist Unknown
Iridescent light and dark green inkwell, glass lid, fire polished
1875 – 1975
Gift in loving memory of Donald Maxwell Robiner from his family
2010/1.246
An amber, two-bottle inkwell.  Rectangular in shape with a lip that acts as a pen rest.
Artist Unknown
Light amber two-bottle inkwell with pen rest
1875 – 1975
Gift in loving memory of Donald Maxwell Robiner from his family
2010/1.247
A square, ruby colored inkwell. The lid is made out of a flat piece of metal.
Artist Unknown
Cut-crystal, hammered lid-brass, ruby, small
1875 – 1975
Gift in loving memory of Donald Maxwell Robiner from his family
2010/1.251
A square, crystal inkwell with a silver lid. The lid has a carving of a woman's face and hair on the top.
Artist Unknown
Crystal square base and cut corners ink well, lid not attached
1875 – 1975
Gift in loving memory of Donald Maxwell Robiner from his family
2010/1.256
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