This exhibition was on display from April 27, 1999 to August 08, 1999.

There were 30 objects in this exhibition but right now we can only show you 28 of them. Some objects may not be viewable because they were on loan; this might be due to issues involving image rights or simply because there is no digitized image for the objects.

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  • Sauce Boat (England)
  • glazed and gilt porcelain.
  • Museum purchase from Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund.
  • 1979-18-1
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 3 images of this object.
  • Textile (England)
  • silk, metal-wrapped silk-core threads.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Madame Raimundo de Madrazo.
  • 1955-162-2-a,b
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 4 images of this object.
  • Textile (England)
  • silk.
  • Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund.
  • 1981-39-1
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 4 images of this object.
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 4 images of this object.
  • Textile (England)
  • silk, metal-wrapped silk-core yarns of three types.
  • Museum purchase through gift of various donors.
  • 1990-150-2
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 4 images of this object.
  • Print (France)
  • Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
  • 1921-6-238-7
  • Print
  • Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
  • 1921-6-313-70
  • Print (France)
  • Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
  • 1921-6-434-1
  • Print (England)
  • Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
  • 1921-6-410-12
  • Drawing, Design for an Ewer
  • black chalk, pen and ink, brush and wash on paper.
  • Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
  • 1911-28-284
  • Case And Eyeglasses
  • sheet silver, silver-plated metal, optical glass (glasses); stained shagreen....
  • Bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt.
  • 1931-6-9-a,b
  • Sugar Tongs
  • silver.
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William M. Cahn, Jr. in memory of Rosalie S. and William....
  • 1981-49-19