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Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese (culture or style))
Unidentified actor in the role of Sakuramaru, from the kabuki play 'Sugwara denjû tenarai kagami'; 1/3 of triptych with 1985/1.173)
1867 – 1899
Gift of Pearl Sellards
1985/1.172

Toyohara Chikanobu (Japanese (culture or style))
Setsugekka [Snow, Moon and Flowers]: Yamashiro, Moon over Saga
1867 – 1932
Gift of Pearl Sellards
1985/1.177

Napoleon I as a Child
1800 – 1895
Bequest of Henry C. Lewis
1895.11

Roi Partridge
Water Willows
1888 – 1938
Museum Purchase
1938.14

John Winkler
Waterloo Bridge
1890 – 1940
Museum Purchase
1940.380

Thomas Nason
Landscape
1889 – 1954
Bequest of Carl F. Clarke
1954/1.131

Seifū Yohei III
Celadon bowl for tea sweets
early 1880s - early 1910s
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.504

Laura Coombs Hills
Mixed Flowers in Spanish Bowl
1859 – 1952
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1955/1.77
Photograph of the columns in the interior of a mosque.
Intérieur de la mosquée Amrou
1875 – 1900
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
1980/1.201

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Coin
1644 – 1912
Gift of Mrs. Gilbert Ross
1982/1.239

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Coin
1644 – 1912
Gift of Mrs. Gilbert Ross
1982/1.241
It is a knife made of silver. The sword blade was made of steel. Floral design was printed on the knob and Deer and bamboo was printed on the cover.<br />
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This small knife is worn by a man. The handle and sheath are decorated with ten symbols of longevity against ring-punched background. The other side features engravings of plantains and lotus buds. Plantain symbolizes resuscitation from death and is one of the Eight Treasures of Taoism. The lotus flower symbolizes purity and the law of cause and effect as it emerges from mud (dirt) and bears seeds.
<p>[Korean Collection, University of Michigan Museum of Art (2017) p. 285]</p>
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Korean (Korean (culture or style))
Ladies Knife
19th century
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1985/2.48
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