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Sp15 Lynch - ANTHRCUL 298 - Man-Made: How People Make Things and Things Make People

This ceramics sculpture is in the shape of a femur bone. The glazing creates a series of dark cracks and fissures. 
Michele Oka Doner
1973 - 1983
Gift of Michele Oka and Frederick Doner
Stuart Mortimer
Turkish Delight
pink ivory wood
Gift of Robert M. and Lillian Montalto Bohlen
A vessel of bleached wood. From a narrow base, the vessel widens gradually. Near the top it begans to narrow gradually then narrows quickly on a nearly horizontal plane to a very small mouth. The surface, apart from the smooth lip of the mouth, is finely textured with vertical scoring.<br />light-colored wood vase with textured hatching across surfaces
John Jordan
Boxelder Vessel
Gift of Robert M. and Lillian Montalto Bohlen
Giles Gilson
Graphics Vase
basswood, white to black lacquers w/ turquoise highlights, aluminum foot, rosett
Gift of Robert M. and Lillian Montalto Bohlen
A bulbous vessel with a narrow base and wide mouth that is flanged. The vessel is made up of small, glued pieces of wood that are then turned, creating an intricate pattern in the wood's fine, finished surface. The predominate decorations are bands of diamonds and triangles that run around the widest point of the vessel and beneath the flanged mouth.<br />
Large wood vessel with rings of Native American-inspired design patterns
Ray Allen
Untitled vessel
mesquite, satin wood, blood wood, rose wood, curly maple, ebony, dyed veneer
Gift of Robert M. and Lillian Montalto Bohlen
This tall vase has a uniform beige glaze and a slender profile derived from vessels with Asian origin.
Pewabic Pottery
1917 - 1927
stoneware with beige matt glaze
Transfer from the College of Architecture and Design
Footed ceramic bowl-shaped vessel with lid and knobbed handle covered in an iridescent copper glaze<br />
Pewabic Pottery
Bowl, with cover
1926 - 1936
stoneware with copper iridescent glaze
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
Andy Warhol
Campbell's Soup I, Chicken Noodle
screenprint | paper
Gift of Frances and Sydney Lewis
Portrait of Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe.
Andy Warhol
screenprint | paper
Gift of Frances and Sydney Lewis
Can of Campbell&rsquo;s Pepper Pot Soup with Andy Warhol&rsquo;s signature in black felt-tip pen on lower left front of can.
Andy Warhol
Campbell's Soup Can—Pepper Pot
1961 - 1971
ink | can of Campbell's soup
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
Kponiugo Mask
1800 - 1971
wood, brass tacks and kaolin
Museum Purchase assisted by the Friends of the Museum of Art
A mixed media assemblage consisting of welding goggles, rusted metal, a padlock, and two rusted bells hanging from a chain mounted on a wooden board with screws. The position of the objects, with goggles at the top, makes the assemblage look vaguely face-like.
George Vargas
Michigan Worker
welding goggles, metal, hanging bells, rusty bottle cap, pulleys, chains, padlock | plywood
Gift of the artist


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