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Isaac Cruikshank
The New Wig
1756 – 1810
The Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection

Text accompanying 1988/1.109.1 (Tintern Abbey, from Treasure Spots of the World)
19th century
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. W. Howard Bond

Flemish (Flemish (culture or style))
Leaf from a Book of Hours
1320 – 1330
Gift of the Estate of Helen B. Hall

Manuscript page from Oxford Bible (Dominican)
1245 – 1255
Gift of the Estate of Helen B. Hall
A long wooden box divided into two compartments, one small and one large. The small compartment contains an intricately worked gold thimble inscribed with a poem. The long compartment contains a silver thimble in which horse hairs have been threaded. The tuft of horse hair runs the length of the long compartment.
Ann Hamilton (American (North American))
Museum purchase made possible by the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund
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This Ilkhanid eight-pointed star tile employs the Kashan style that originates in Iran. A crane/phoenix-type bird flies amongst floral decorations. The outer perimeter is decorated with a cursive script. The script may either be Qur'anic verse (Arabic) or a Shahnama verse (Persian book of Kings). (updated)
Iranian (Iranian)
Star-shaped Tile with flying crane among flowers
1300 – 1332
Museum Purchase