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Djenné
Pot
Gift of Dr. Daniel and Sandra Mato
2003/2.56

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Long-necked hu (wine storage jar) with taotie masks and ring handles
2nd century
Transfer from the School of Art and the College of Architecture and Urban Planning.
1997/1.243
A brass cylinder canister for matches with double images stamped on all sides of the body of the canister. There is a small lid on the top with a short string attached so the lid can be removed.
African (African (general, continental cultures))
Canister for Matches (with lid)
1900 – 1985
Gift of Doran H. Ross
2010/1.171A&B

Papua New Guinean
Vessel
1960 – 1970
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art
1988/2.14

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Square wine vessel (fang hu) with incised "thunder" (leiwen) pattern and 4 scepter-shaped handled on shoulder
960 – 1279
Transfer from the College of Architecture and Design
1972/2.97
This fragment of a stoneware box lid has straight sides with a shoulder curving to a flat top. The lid has a finely detailed dragon in relief inside a twisted rope roundel border against a ground of finely incised floral meander, covered in a light gray celadon glaze. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Fragment of box lid
10th century
Gift of Mrs. Caroline I. Plumer for the James Marshall Plumer Collection
1964/2.3

Malian
Ceramic Jewelry Molds (One of eighteen)
1900 – 1932
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Horace M. Miner
1983/2.227
A tall porcelain vase with an ovoid lower body, and a tall, narrow ribbed neck, and dish shaped mouth. The jar is on a footring. The neck has several applied figures of molded immortals and sculpted cosmological creatures, including a dragon and clouds.  The jar is covered in a white glaze with a bluish green tinge. It is missing the lid. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Covered Jar
13th century
Gift of Mark W. Phillips
1992/1.133
Large stoneware abstract sculpture with two balanced lateral crescent-shaped forms branching off a central conical structure.  Brown with loosely-painted broad brushstrokes in black and incised decoration of rows of dots in a “stitching-like” pattern<br />
Peter Voulkos (American (North American))
Abstract Form
1955 – 1965
Museum Purchase
1960/1.181
This buff stoneware jar rises up from a tall foot ring in an elongated globular body with lobes tapering towards the mouth. It has incised decoration and five tubes evenly spaced, protruding upwards from the shoulder. The mouth is covered with a high domed lid, incised, and topped with a lotus bud finial. It is covered in an olive green celadon glaze.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Covered Five-tube Jar
10th century
Museum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
1961/2.87A&B
A four-sided vessel with slanted shoulders and an ovoid mouth. The exterior is decorated in vertical, undulating linear patterning in gold and turquoise on black.&nbsp;
Morino Taimei
Work 16-9
2014
Gift of Nancy and Joseph Keithley
2020/2.11
A globular pot with a flat bottom, a neck and mouth angled to one side, and a coil handle curving up from neck to top of pot.  There is bow-string decoration around pot and neck, and it is covered in a gray-green glaze. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Chamber Pot
317 – 439
Gift of Ping and Zenobia Lee
2005/2.81
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