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Small, round vessel in the form of a teapot. The opening has a small lip and there is a curved handle on one side of the vessel. The opposite side of the vessel has a small, curved spout. Around the top half of the vessel is a pattern of almond shapes with a scalloped edge on both sides. Between each shape is an area with small incised dots. 
1900 – 1932
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
egg-shaped wood vessel on legs, with petal-shaped opening on top
Alby Hall
Egg-shaped vessel
Gift of Robert M. and Lillian Montalto Bohlen
Buffalo horn with concentric circles, geometric shapes and beadlike bands carved in relief follow the natural contours of the horn to its pointed tip. Has a local repair—a metal suture sewn at the mouth to stabilize a crack. Has cord pierced through the tip.
Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Drinking Horn
1800 – 1850
Gift of Candis and Helmut Stern

Ceramic Jewelry Molds (One of eighteen)
1900 – 1932
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Horace M. Miner

Papua New Guinean
1960 – 1970
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art
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
Stoneware vase on a flared footring, with a tapered, globular body with a flattened shoulder, straight neck, and dish shaped mouth. Covered with a domed lid with flaring flange, topped with a bird finial. The lower body of the vase is incised with flora meander, and the lid incised with vertically curved lines. It is covered in a light celadon glaze.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Covered jar
10th century
Museum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
Wine drinking goblet or beaker with a wide, trumpet-shaped mouth, narrow, banded waist, and flaring foot. The slender silhouette of the vessel suggests a date towards the end of the Late Shang period. The body is decorated with Tao-tie mask design, divided by the elaborate raised flanges. An inscription is found inside the flaring foot, presumably the name of the person that the vessel is dedicated.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Gu (libation goblet, one of a pair with 1948/1.117)
8700 BCE
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Lei (wine storage vessel) with rope design on feather-hook ground
9501 BCE
Transfer from the College of Architecture and Design

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
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
Round vessel with a small round base and a columnar spout. The top edge of the spout is divided into two pointed sections. A curved handle runs from the top of the spout to the neck of the vessel. The neck of the vessel is decorated with incised horizontal lines while the body of the vessel is decorated with an undulating snake and two adjoined oval shapes, each decorated with a crosshatch pattern. 
Cameroon (Cameroonian)
1900 – 1932
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
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