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Exhibition

The Facade Commission: Hew Locke, Gilt

September 15, 2022–May 30, 2023
Previously on view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Exterior Facade
Free with Museum admission
Trophy 1, Hew Locke  British, Fiberglass, stainless steel, gilding, and oil-based paint
Trophy 2, Hew Locke  British, Fiberglass, stainless steel, gilding, and oil-based paint
Trophy 3, Hew Locke  British, Fiberglass, stainless steel, gilding, and oil-based paint
Trophy 4, Hew Locke  British, Fiberglass, stainless steel, gilding, and oil-based paint
Andromeda and the Sea Monster, Domenico Guidi  Italian, Marble, Italian, Rome
1694
Goblet, Gold, Avar or Byzantine
Avar or Byzantine
700s
Flintlock Blunderbuss, Steel, wood, gold, silver, Indian, Seringapatam
Indian, Seringapatam
dated Mauludi era 1222/1793–94 CE
Figure of a man with an oryx, a monkey, and a leopard skin, Ivory, Assyrian
Assyrian
ca. 8th century BCE
Bronze statuette of a boy in Eastern dress, Bronze, Greek, Ptolemaic or Roman
Greek, Ptolemaic or Roman
mid-late 1st century BCE
Saber with Scabbard, Steel, gold, silver, jade (nephrite), diamonds, emeralds, pearls, grip, Indian; guard, scabbard, and decoration on blade, Turkish; blade, Iranian
grip, Indian; guard, scabbard, and decoration on blade, Turkish; blade, Iranian
grip, 18th or 19th century; guard and scabbard, 19th century; blade, dated A.H. 1099/1688 CE; decoration on blade, 19th century