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Recent Acquisitions: A Selection, 1987-1988

Recent Acquisitions: A Selection, 1987–1988

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, with a foreword by Philippe de Montebello
1988
96 pages
102 illustrations
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Foreword

Ancient Near Eastern Art
Egyptian Art
Greek and Roman Art
Islamic Art
Medieval Art and the Cloisters
Arms and Armor
European Sculpture and Decorative Arts
European Paintings
Drawings
Prints and Photographs
Musical Instruments
Costume Institute
American Paintings and Sculpture
American Decorative Arts
Twentieth Century Art
Primitive Art
Asian Art

Head of a female, Limestone or lime plaster, Bactria-Margiana Archaeological Complex
Bactria-Margiana Archaeological Complex
ca. late 3rd–early 2nd millennium BCE
Pin, Bronze, Iran
Iran
ca. 8th–7th century BCE
Bowl, Faience
200–150 B.C. ?
Greek, Boeotian
5th century BCE
Terracotta stamnos (jar), Berlin Painter, Terracotta, Greek, Attic
ca. 490 BCE
Ewer with Arabic Proverb, "Devotion Fortifies Action", Earthenware; white slip with black slip decoration under transparent glaze
10th century
Terret (Rein Guide), Copper alloy, champlevé enamel, Celtic or Roman
Celtic or Roman
1–100
Neck Ring (Torque), Copper alloy, Scandinavian
Scandinavian
600 BCE
Lamp Handle with a Griffin’s Head, Copper alloy, Byzantine
Byzantine
6th–7th century
Brooch with Intaglio of an Emperor, Star sapphire, pearls, gold, Ottonian (Rhineland (?)) (setting); Byzantine (intaglio)
Ottonian (Rhineland (?)) (setting); Byzantine (intaglio)
ca. 950–1000 (setting); 337–50 (intaglio)
Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence, Pot-metal glass, vitreous paint, British
British
ca. 1180
Chalice, Silver, silver gilt, translucent enamels, Catalan
Catalan
ca. 1380–90
Panel with the Annunciation, Pot-metal glass, colorless glass, and vitreous paint, Austrian
Austrian
ca. 1390
Roundel, Pot-metal glass, colorless glass, and vitreous paint, Austrian
Austrian
1390
Adoration of the Magi from Seven Scenes from the Life of Christ, Pot-metal and colorless glass, vitreous paint and silver stain, Austrian
Austrian
ca. 1390
The Presentation in the Temple, Pot-metal and colorless glass, vitreous paint and silver stain, Austrian
Austrian
ca. 1390
The Baptism of Christ, Pot-metal and colorless glass, vitreous paint and silver stain, Austrian
Austrian
ca. 1390
Adoration of the Magi from Seven Scenes from the Life of Christ, Pot-metal and colorless glass, vitreous paint and silver stain, Austrian
Austrian
ca. 1390
The Agony in the Garden, Pot-metal and colorless glass, vitreous paint and silver stain, Austrian
Austrian
ca. 1390
Christ Before Pilate, Pot-metal and colorless glass, vitreous paint and silver stain, Austrian
Austrian
ca. 1390
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