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Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Seal with incised flowers and finial of lion playing with a ball
19th century
Gift of the William T. and Dora G. Hunter Collection
Round, carved gamepiece featuring the image of a figure in armor sitting on top of and stabbing a winged creature with a beard. 
Flemish (Flemish (culture or style))
Gamepiece of an Armed Knight Throttling a Monstrous, Bearded Chimera
12th century
Gift of Ilene H. Forsyth
Of curving rectangular form.
Gift and partial purchase from the estate of Kurt Delbanco in honor of Nicholas Delbanco
A small knife carved from ivory that fits into the hole in the hunter's right hand on Man Fighting Polar Bear. 
Man Fighting Polar Bear (Knife)
Gift of Sidney C. Kleinman

Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Figure with Scroll (netsuke?)
19th century
Gift of Mr. Curtis G. Coley

Walking Bear
1950 – 1960
Promised gift of Philip and Kathy Power

Joseph Rosset
Voltaire (François-Marie Arouet) (1694-1778)
1726 – 1786
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Ivory snuff bottle
1825 – 1900
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Pear-shaped ivory snuff bottle with depiction of people
1912 – 1949
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Ivory Snuff Bottle
1912 – 1949
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan

Kris handle in the shape of an ogre
20th century
Gift of Mary T. LaMore in memory of Chet LaMore
As one of a pair of delicately carved, ivory statuette-pendants, this female figure stands upright, as opposed to her counterpart whose head and upper body lean slightly forward. Both, however, have a round head with a convex face; large, coffeebean-shaped eyes; a rectangular mouth with prominent lips; a cylindrical neck; and, a coiffure decorated on the back with a cruciform pattern. Additionally, both female figures clutch their breasts in their hands. The statuettes have been pierced through, allowing them to suspend from a string.
Luba (Luba (culture or style))
Power Figure
1845 – 1855
Gift of Candis and Helmut Stern
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