Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Crucifix

Date:
17th century
Culture:
Spanish
Medium:
Figure: ivory; Cross, ebony; Scroll, brass (?)
Dimensions:
23-1/2 x 11 in. (59.7 x 27.9 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Francis H. Washburn, 1885
Accession Number:
85.6
Not on view
Related Objects

Altar cross

Date: 17th century Medium: Rock crystal, gold, enamel Accession: 32.100.248 On view in:Gallery 535

Cupid on a lion

Artist: Mattheus van Beveren (ca. 1630–1690) Date: ca. 1675–90 Medium: Statuette: ivory; base: wood, ebony and ivory Accession: 1980.220a, b On view in:Gallery 551

Commode

Artist: André Charles Boulle (French, Paris 1642–1732 Paris) Date: ca. 1710–20 Medium: Walnut veneered with ebony, marquetry of engraved brass and tortoiseshell, gilt-bronze mounts, verd antique marble Accession: 1982.60.82 On view in:Gallery 542

Longcase astronomical regulator

Artist: Clockmaker: Ferdinand Berthoud (French, 1727–1807) Date: ca. 1768–70 Medium: Case: oak veneered with ebony and brass, with gilt-bronze mounts; Dial: white enamel; Movement: gilded brass and steel Accession: 1982.60.50 On view in:Gallery 540

Longcase clock with calendrical, lunar, and tidal indications (The Graves Tompion)

Artist: Thomas Tompion (British, 1639–1713) Date: ca. 1677–80 Medium: Case: oak veneered with walnut, panels of oyster-cut olive wood; marquetry panels of green-stained bone, ivory, and various woods; gilded-brass mounts; Dial: gilded and silvered brass; Movement: brass and steel Accession: 1999.48.2 On view in:Gallery 518