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Works of Art (246)

Aladdin Vase, 1880–83, Decorator: Maria Longworth Nichols (American, 1849–1932); Manufacturer: Rookwood Pottery (1880–1967), Earthenware (1981.443)
Amphora (jar), ca. 540–530 B.C.; black-figure, Signed by Taleides as potter, attributed to the Taleides Painter, Greek, Attic, Archaic, Terracotta (47.11.5)
Amphora, ca. 490 B.C.; Classical; red-figure, Attributed to the Berlin Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (56.171.38)
Amphora, ca. 530 B.C.; Archaic; black-figure, Attributed to the manner of the Lysippides Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (56.171.14)
Amphora, ca. 530 B.C.; Archaic; red-figure, Signed by Andokides, as potter; Attributed to the Andokides Painter (red-figure decoration); Attributed to Psiax (black-figure decoration), Greek, Attic, Terracotta (63.11.6)
Ancestor Pair, 1st–3rd century A.D., Mexico; Nayarit (Chinesco), Ceramic (1999.272.1,2)
Animal pen with figures, Eastern Han dynasty, 1st–early 3rd century A.D., China, Earthenware with green lead glaze (1994.605.21)
Animal-spouted pitcher, 9th–10th century, Found at Iran, Nishapur, Sabz Pushan, 6D, Zir-i Zamin, Earthenware; polychrome decoration under transparent glaze (buff ware) (38.40.247)
Antefix with the head of Medusa, 6th century B.C., Tarantine; Said to be from Taranto, Terracotta (26.60.73)
Architectural tile fragment, 6th century B.C., Lydian; Excavated at Sardis, Terracotta with red and black painted decoration (26.164.1)
Aryballos in the shape of an eagle's head, late 7th–early 6th century B.C.; Archaic, Greek; Rhodian, Terracotta (2006.267)
Aryballos, ca. 570 B.C.; black-figure, Greek, Attic, Signed by Nearchos as potter, Terracotta (26.49)
Askos in the form of a deer, ca. 1725–1600 B.C.; Middle Cypriot III; White Painted V Ware, Cypriot; Said to be from Idalion (Potamia), Terracotta (74.51.795)
"Baby Figure," 12th–9th century B.C., Mexico; Olmec, Ceramic, cinnabar, red ocher (1979.206.1134)
Ball Player (?), 7th–10th century, Mexico, Nopiloa, Ceramic (1989.28)
Barrel oinochoe, 8th–early 7th century B.C.; Italo-Geometric, Italian peninsula, possibly Campania or Etruria, Terracotta (1975.363)
Basin (pen), Majiayao culture, Majiayao phase, ca. 3200–2700 B.C., Gansu Province, China, Earthenware with painted decoration (L.1996.55.6)
Bell krater depicting the return of Persephone, ca. 440 B.C.; Red-figure, Attributed to the Persephone Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (28.57.23)
Bell krater, ca. 460 B.C.; Classical; red-figure, Attributed to the Danae Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (23.160.80)
Bell-krater, ca. 440 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Painter of London E 497, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (24.97.30)
Bench figure, 1st century B.C.–4th century A.D., Ecuador; Tolita/Tumaco, Ceramic (1991.436.7)
Bird Warrior Bottle, 4th–7th century, Peru, Moche, Ceramic (67.167.1)
Bottle with Daoist Immortal Zhongli Quan, Ming dynasty, second half of 15th century, China, Porcelain painted with underglaze cobalt blue (2010.312)
Bottle with Face Neck, 10th–16th century, Colombia; Quimbaya, Ceramic (1970.246.6)
Bottle with Mythic Figure, 10th–11th century, Peru; Sicán (Lambayeque), Ceramic (1970.245.37)
Bottle, 13th–14th century, Caddoan peoples; Arkansas, Ceramic, traces of pigment (1978.412.85)
Bottle, Skeletal Couple with Child, 3rd–7th century, Peru, Moche, Ceramic (1978.412.196)
Bowl with Arabic inscription, late 10th–11th century, Found at Iran, Nishapur, Tepe Madrasa, Earthenware; white slip with polychrome slip decoration under transparent glaze (40.170.15)
Bowl with painted decoration, ca. 2600–1900 B.C., Excavated at Damb Sadaat (level III), Pakistan, Ceramic, paint (57.99.2)
Bowl with Pair of Rabbits, mid-9th–12th century, Mimbres peoples; New Mexico, Ceramic (1978.412.118)
Bowl with prince on horseback, Seljuq period (1040–1196), 12th–13th century, Iran, Stonepaste, applied decoration, polychrome in-glaze and overglaze painted and gilded on opaque monochrome glaze (mina'i) (51.53)
Bowl with rosette, Samanid period (819–1005), 10th century, Present-day Uzbekistan, Samarqand, Earthenware, white slip with polychrome slip decoration under transparent glaze (61.144)
Bowl with Zodiac signs, Seljuq period, 13th century, Attributed to Iran, Kashan, Stonepaste; overglaze luster-painted on opaque white glaze (27.13.9)
Bowl, 10th century, Samarqand (Uzbekistan) or Nishapur (Iran), Earthenware, red body, white engobe, underglaze-painted (65.106.2)
Bowl, 10th century, Iran (Nishapur), Earthenware, slip-painted and glazed (65.270.1)
Bowl, 10th century, Iraq, Composite body, luster-painted (1977.126)
Bowl, 15th century; Timurid, Iran or Central Asia, Earthenware, underglaze-painted (32.33)
Bowl, 1881–83, Made by the Faience Manufacturing Company, Painted and glazed earthenware (L.1991.45.2)
Bowl, 1917, Adelaide Alsop Robineau (American, 1865–1929), Porcelain (23.145)
Bowl, 6th–9th century, Peru; Wari, Ceramic (1979.206.385)
Bowl, 7th–6th millennium B.C., Halaf period, Syria, Tell Halaf, Ceramic (1983.407)
Bowl, ca. 1000; Fatimid, Egypt, Earthenware, glazed and luster-painted (63.178.1)
Bowl, ca. 1897, Manufacturer: Ceramic Art Company (Trenton, New Jersey, 1889–96), Porcelain, overglaze enamel decoration (1987.26)
Bowl, mid-9th–12th century, Mimbres peoples; New Mexico, Ceramic (1978.412.123)
Bowl, Qing dynasty, Daoguang mark and period (1821–50), China, Porcelain painted in overglaze polychrome enamels (79.2.536)
Bust of a warrior, Kofun period, 5th–6th century, Kanto region, Japan, Earthenware with painted, incised, and applied decoration (1975.268.414)
Bust of the Virgin, ca. 1390–95, Bohemia, Terracotta with polychromy (2005.393)
Calyx-krater (bowl for mixing wine and water), ca. 440–430 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to a painter of the Polygnotos Group, Greek, Attic, Classical, Terracotta (56.171.48)
Calyx-krater (mixing bowl) with theatrical scene, ca. 400–390 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Tarporley Painter, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (24.97.104)
Calyx-krater (vessel for mixing wine and water) depicting Herakles, Theseus, and Perithous in Hades, ca. 450–440 B.C.; red-figure, Greek; Attic, Attributed to the Nekyia Painter, Terracotta (08.258.21)
Calyx-krater depicting a phlyax masquerading as a reveler, ca. 400–390 B.C.; Red-figure, Attributed to the Konnakis Group, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (51.11.2)
Camel with packboards and baggage, 6th–7th century, Western China or Central Asia, Earthenware with pigment (2000.8)
Camel, Northern Wei–Northern Qi dynasty, mid–late 6th century, China, Earthenware with traces of pigment (28.121)
Censer (Incensario), 10th–12th century, Costa Rica or Nicaragua, Ceramic, pigment (1979.206.378a,b)
Censer Cover (Xantil), 13th–15th century, Mexico; Tehuacá Ceramic, pigment (1978.412.10)
Ceramic Lantern, Ayyubid period (1169–1260), early 13th century, Syria, probably Raqqa, stonepaste, underglaze painted in blue, luster painted on transparent glaze (91.1.138)
Chariot krater, ca. 1400–1370 B.C.; Late Helladic IIIA, Helladic (Mycenaean), Terracotta (74.51.964)
Choes (jug), ca. 450–400 B.C.; red-figure, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (37.11.19)
Cinerary urn, 2nd century B.C.; Hellenistic, Etruscan, Terracotta (96.9.223a,b)
Coffeepot, ca. 1912, Pavel Janák (Czech), Earthenware (2000.173a,b)
Column-krater (bowl for mixing wine and water), ca. 350–320 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Group of Boston 00.348, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (50.11.4)
Column-krater, ca. 550 B.C.; black-figure, Attributed to Lydos, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (31.11.11)
Costumed Figure, 7th–8th century, Mexico; Maya, Ceramic, pigment (1979.206.953)
Covered jar (hu), Western Han dynasty, 2nd–1st century B.C., Probably from Luoyang area, China, Earthenware with painted decoration (1992.165.20ab)
Covered vase, 1886–90, Made by the Faience Manufacturing Company, New York City, Earthenware (1981.432.4.)
Covered vase, 1886–90, Probably designed by Edward Lycett (American), manufactured by Faience Manufacturing Company, Earthenware (1986.57a,b)
Cylindrical Vessel with Throne Scene, 8th century, Guatemala; Maya, Ceramic (1999.484.2)
Dish depicting a wedding procession, Seljuq period (1040–1196), first quarter of 13th century, Iran, Kashan, Stonepaste; molded, luster-painted on opaque white glaze (1983.247)
Dish, 18th–19th century, Transoxiana (Uzbekistan), Bukhara, Clay, painted and glazed (1997.312)
Dish, 6th–5th millennium B.C.; Ubaid period, Excavated at Ubaid Cemetery, Grave 136, Eridu, Mesopotamia, Ceramic (49.133.2)
Dish, last quarter of 16th century; Ottoman, Iznik, Turkey, Composite body, painted and glazed (1979.412)
Dish, Ottoman period (ca. 1299–1923), mid-16th century, Turkey, Iznik, Stonepaste, painted in turquoise and two hues of blue under transparent glaze (14.40.727)
Dish, second half of 12th century, Syria, Composite body, carved in relief, incised, and painted under a clear glaze (1979.210)
Double Vessel with Mouse, 4th–8th century, Peru; Recuay, Ceramic (66.30.2)
Double-Chambered Whistling Bottle, 4th–7th century, Ecuador; Bahía, Ceramic (1988.117.7)
Double-Spout Bottle, 1st–6th century, Peru, Nasca, Ceramic (1978.412.91)
Double-spout bottle, 2nd–4th century, Peru; Nazca, Ceramic (1996.174)
Drinking Cup, ca. 1900–1550 B.C., C-Group; From Faras, Lower Nubia, grave 110, Griffith excavations, Polished black ware with decoration filled with white pigment (13.125.28A)
Drum, 2nd–1st century B.C., Peru; Paracas, Ceramic (1979.206.1097)
Ewer, 1886–90, Made by the Faience Manufacturing Company, Cream-colored earthenware (2004.95)
Ewer, 1886–90, Made by the Faience Manufacturing Company, Earthenware (1984.424)
Feline figure, 1st century B.C.–4th century A.D., Ecuador; Tolita/Tumaco, Ceramic (1991.436.8)
Feline head bottle, 9th–5th century B.C., Peru; Tembladera, Ceramic (1978.412.203)
Feline Incense Vessel, 6th–9th century, Bolivia; Tiwanaku, Ceramic (1978.412.100)
Female Dancer, Western Han dynasty (206 B.C.–9 A.D.), 2nd century B.C., China, Earthenware with slip and pigments (1992.165.19)
Female Figure, 12th–9th century B.C., Mexico; Las Bocas (?), Ceramic (1983.424)
Female Figure, 1st century B.C.–2nd century A.D., Mexico; Jalisco, Ceramic (1979.355)
Figure bottle, 1st–2nd century, Peru; Nazca, Ceramic (1978.412.53)
Figure Holding Child, 4th–7th century, Ecuador; Bahía, Ceramic (1991.436.6)
Figure Vessel, 3rd–2nd century B.C., Mexico; Chupicuaro, Ceramic (1979.206.606)
Figure Vessel, 8th–12th century, Ecuador; Manteño, Ceramic, pigment (1988.117.10)
Figure vessel, 9th–4th century B.C., Ecuador; Chorrera, Ceramic (1987.113)
Fireplace surround, 1878, Decorator: Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910), Glazed earthenware, overglaze enamel decoration (2003.140)
Fox Warrior Bottle, 6th–8th century, Peru; Moche, Ceramic (82.1.29)
Funerary plaque, ca. 520–510 B.C.; Archaic, black-figure, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (54.11.5)
Head of a ram, 3300–3100 B.C.; Late Uruk period, Mesopotamia, Ceramic, paint (1981.53)
Head of Buddha, ca. 4th century; Pakistan, ancient region of Gandhara, Stucco with traces of paint (13.96.4)
Head of Buddha, ca. 5th–6th century; Afghanistan, probably from Hadda, Stucco with gesso, traces of paint (30.32.5)
Horse and rider, Tang dynasty, early 8th century, China, Earthenware with three-color (sancai) glaze and pigment (54.169)
Horse with Female Rider, Tang dynasty, 7th century, Astana, Turfan, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, China, Clay, Unfired clay with pigment (51.93ab)
Howling Canine, 5th–6th century, Mexico; Remojadas, Ceramic (1978.412.59)
Hunchback, 12th–9th century B.C., Mexico; Olmec, Ceramic, pigment (1989.392)
Hydria (water jar) depicting Herakles with women, a satyr, and Pan in the Garden of the Hesperides, early 4th century B.C.; red-figure, Greek; Attic, Attributed to the Hesperides Painter, Terracotta (24.97.5)
Hydria (water jar) with the infant Herakles strangling snakes sent by the goddess Hera, ca. 460–450 B.C.; red-figure, Greek; Attic, Attributed to the Nausicaä Painter, Terracotta (25.28)
Jar from the tomb of Sennedjem, New Kingdom, reign of Ramesses II, ca. 1279–1213 B.C., Egyptian; From the tomb of Sennedjem, Deir el-Medina, western Thebes, Painted red pottery (86.1.10)
Jar with Four Faces, mid-13th–mid-15th century, Casas Grandes peoples; Chihuahua, Ceramic (1979.206.1171)
Jar with Ritual Scene, 15th century, Mexico; Mixtec/Nayarit, Ceramic (1992.3)
Jar, Ban Chiang type, ca. 300 B.C.–200 A.D., Thailand, Earthenware with painted decoration (1987.424.9)
Jar, Joseon dynasty, 18th century, Korea, Porcelain with underglaze copper-red decoration of grapevine (1979.413.2)
Jar, Majiayao culture, Machang phase, ca. 2300–2050 B.C., Gansu or Qinghai Province, China, Earthenware with painted decoration (1992.165.8)
Jar, Mamluk period (1250–1517), 14th century, Syria, Stonepaste, polychrome painted under transparent glaze (91.1.130)
Jar, mid-6th millennium B.C.; Hacilar I type, South central Anatolia, Ceramic with paint (64.286.5)
Jug with an oversized spout, mid-6th century B.C., Lydian; Excavated at Sardis, Terracotta (14.30.9)
Jug, ca. 750–600 B.C.; Cypro-Archaic I, Cypriot, Terracotta (74.51.532)
Krater, ca. 750–700 B.C.; Geometric, Attributed to the Hirschfeld Workshop, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (14.130.14)
Kylix (drinking cup), ca. 470 B.C.; Classical, white-ground, Attributed to the Villa Giulia Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (1979.11.15)
Kylix (drinking cup), ca. 480 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Briseis Painter, Greek, Attic, Classical, Terracotta (53.11.4)
Kylix, ca. 460 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Painter of Munich 2660, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (17.230.10)
Kylix, ca. 480 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Dokimasia Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (06.1021.188)
Kylix, ca. 500 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to Douris, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (1986.322.1)
Kylix, ca. 540–530 B.C.; black-figure, Attributed to the Amasis Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (1989.281.62)
Kylix: eye-cup (drinking cup), ca. 530 B.C.; black-figure, Greek, Attic, Archaic, Terracotta (09.221.39)
Kylix–Type B, ca. 500 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Ashby Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (1993.11.5)
Larnax (chest-shaped coffin), mid-13th century B.C.; Late Minoan IIIB, Minoan; Greece, Crete, Terracotta (1996.521a,b)
Lebes gamikos (wedding vase), ca. 430–420 B.C.; Classical, Attributed to the Washing Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (07.286.35a,b)
Lekythos (oil flask), ca. 450 B.C.; white-ground, Attributed to the Sabouroff Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (21.88.17)
Lekythos (oil flask), ca. 460–450 B.C.; red-figure Attributed to the Nikon Painter Greek, Attic Terracotta (53.224)
Lekythos (oil flask), ca. 470–460 B.C.; Classical; White ground with red-figure, Attributed to the Painter of the Yale Lekythos, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (07.286.44)
Lekythos (oil flask), ca. 480–470 B.C.; red-figure Attributed to the Tithonos Painter Greek, Attic Terracotta (25.78.2)
Lekythos (oil flask), ca. 500 B.C.; black-figure on white ground, Attributed to the Sappho Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (41.162.29)
Lekythos (oil flask), ca. 500 B.C.; black-figure, Attributed to the Diosphos Painter, Greek, Attic, Archaic, Terracotta (64.300)
Lekythos depicting Poseidon pursuing Amymone, ca. 440 B.C.; Red-figure, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (17.230.35)
Lekythos, ca. 480 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Brygos Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (24.97.28)
Lekythos, ca. 550 B.C.; black-figure, Attributed to the Amasis Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (56.11.1)
Lekythos, ca. 550–530 B.C.; black-figure, Attributed to the Amasis Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (31.11.10)
Lentoid flask, 11th century B.C., Levantine, Bichrome Ware, Terracotta (74.51.431)
Leys jar with peanut plant, Ming dynasty, Chenghua period, late 15th century, China, Porcelain painted in underglaze blue (1986.208.1)
Liubo board and pieces, Han dynasty, 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D., China, probably Luoyang, Henan Province, Earthenware with pigment, bone (1994.285a–m)
Lydion (perfume jar), 6th century B.C., Greek, Lydian, Terracotta (26.164.27)
Mask, 12th–9th century B.C., Mexico; Tlatilco, Ceramic (1979.206.1073)
Mask, 1st century B.C.–4th century A.D., Ecuador; Tolita/Tumaco, Ceramic (1980.34.21)
Molded horse and rider with cheetah, Seljuq period (1040–1196), 12th century, Iran, Stonepaste, molded in sections, monochrome painted under transparent turquoise glaze (66.23)
Mycenaean chariot krater, first half of 13th century B.C.; Late Helladic IIIB:1, Mycenaean; Found on Cyprus, Terracotta (74.51.966)
Neck amphora (storage jar), ca. 620/615–595/590 B.C., Greek, Corinthian; Said to be from Capua, Terracotta (06.1021.18)
Neck amphora, fourth quarter of 8th century B.C.; Late Geometric, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (10.210.7)
Neck-amphora (jar), ca. 500 B.C.; Attic, black-figure, Attributed to the Diosphos Painter, Greek, Terracotta (56.171.25)
Neck-amphora (jar), ca. 530 B.C.; Attic, black-figure, Attributed to an artist near Exekias, Greek, Terracotta (98.8.13)
Neck-amphora, ca. 540 B.C.; Archaic; black-figure, Attributed to Exekias, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (27.16)
Nolan neck-amphora (jar), ca. 440–430 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Dwarf Painter, Greek, Attic, Classical, Terracotta (56.171.42)
Nolan neck-amphora with triple handles, ca. 470–460 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Achilles Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (25.189.2)
Oinochoe (jug), ca. 325–300 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Stuttgart Group, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (06.1021.209)
Oinochoe (jug), ca. 325–300 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Stuttgart Group, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (06.1021.211)
Oinochoe-chous depicting women perfuming clothes, ca. 420–410 B.C.; Classical, red-figure, Attributed to the Meidias Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (75.2.11)
One-handled kantharos, ca. 500 B.C.; Archaic, Attributed to the Class of the One-Handled Kantharoi, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (63.11.4)
Open bowl, 1st century A.D., Nabataean; Jordan, Ceramic (1977.234.12)
Owl Stirrup Spout Bottle, 2nd–3rd century,Peru, Moche, Ceramic (66.30.5)
Pair of Bowls, Trophy-Head Deities, 3rd–1st century B.C., Peru, Paracas, Ceramic, postfired paint (63.232.79, 1976.287.31)
Pair of Figure Vessels, 12th–15th century, Mexico; Mixtec-Colima, Ceramic (1993.16.1,2)
Pair of Pedestal Plates, 5th–8th century, Panama; Conte, Ceramic (1993.307.1,2)
Pair of Spouted Bottles, 2nd–4th century, Peru, Nasca, Ceramic (1992.60.6,.7)
Pair of vases, Hongxian mark and period, 1915–16, China, Porcelain painted in overglaze sepia and black (68.4.1,.2)
Panathenaic prize amphora, ca. 525–500 B.C.; black-figure Attributed to the Kleophrades Painter Greek, Attic Terracotta (07.286.79)
Panathenaic prize amphora, ca. 525–500 B.C.; black-figure, Attributed to the Kleophrades Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (16.71)
Panathenaic prize amphora, ca. 530–520 B.C.; Black-figure, Attributed to the Euphiletos Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (14.130.12)
Pedestal Bowl, 13th–16th century, Costa Rica; Guanacaste-Nicoya, Ceramic (1979.206.377)
Pedestal Bowl, 14th–15th century, Mexico; Mixtec, Ceramic (1979.206.365)
Pelike (jar), ca. 330–310 B.C.; red-figure, Close in style to the Underworld Painter, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (06.1021.228)
Pillow, late Northern Song to Jin dynasty, 12th–13th century; Cizhou ware, Hebei Province, China, Stoneware with pigment (1985.214.132)
Pitcher, 1868–86, Manufacturer: Greenwood Pottery Company (Trenton, New Jersey, 1861–1933), Porcelain, overglaze enamel decoration, and gilding (1989.219)
Pitcher, ca. 1853–60, Decorator: Haughwout & Daily (New York, 1852–54), Porcelain, overglaze enamel decoration, and gilding (1996.560)
Pitcher, ca. 1865, Decorator: Boston China Decorating Works (1860–ca. 1925), Porcelain, overglaze enamel decoration, and gilding (1986.110)
Plaque, 1880, Decorator: Cecilia Beaux (American, 1855–1942), Porcelain (2002.214)
Plaque, ca. 1878–85, Decorator: Rosina Emmet (American, 1854–1948); Manufacturer: Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (1759–present), Earthenware(1991.25)
Plate with Trumpeter, 8th century, Mexico or Guatemala; Maya, Ceramic (1989.110)
Plate, 1886, Decorator: Lizzie M. Fairchild (American, dates unknown), Porcelain, overglaze enamel decoration (1991.370.4)
Plate, 1908, Decorator: Marie B. Bohmann (American, dates unknown); Manufacturer: R. Delinieres and Company (1879–present), Porcelain, overglaze enamel decoration (1987.227)
Plate, 6th–5th millennium B.C.; Ubaid period, Excavated at Ubaid Cemetery, Grave 142, Eridu, Mesopotamia, Ceramic (49.133.4)
Portrait Head Bottle, 5th–6th century, Peru; Moche, Ceramic (64.228.21)
Psykter, ca. 520–510 B.C.; Archaic; red-figure, Attributed to Oltos, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (1989.281.69)
Psykter, ca. 520–510 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to Oltos, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (10.210.18)
Pyxis (box with lid), mid-8th century B.C.; Geometric, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (48.11.5a,b)
Pyxis (cylindrical container), Ayyubid period (1169–1260), late 11th–early 12th century, Syria, Stonepaste, luster-painted on incised, opaque white glaze (1998.298a,b)
Pyxis, ca. 1400–1100 B.C.; Late Minoan IIIB, Minoan; Greece, Crete, Terracotta (1999.423)
Rhyton in the form of a bull's head, ca. 1450–1400 B.C.; Late Minoan II, Minoan; Greece, Crete, Terracotta (1973.35)
Ritual Vessel (Paccha), 15th–early 16th century, Peru; Inka, Ceramic (1979.206.1149)
Seated Female Musicians, Tang dynasty, late 7th century, China, Pottery (23.180.4–7)
Seated Figure Censer (Incensario), 4th century, Mexico or Guatemala; Maya, Ceramic (1999.484.1a,b)
Seated Figure, 13th–16th century, Colombia; Quimbaya, Ceramic (1976.412.2)
Shallow bowl, 6th–5th millennium B.C.; Ubaid period, Excavated at Ubaid Cemetery, Grave 134, Eridu, Mesopotamia, Ceramic (49.133.3)
"Smiling Figure", 7th–8th century, Mexico, Remojadas, Ceramic (1979.206.1211)
Soup bowl, ca. 1885–90, Decorator: Mary Louise McLaughlin (American, 1847–1939), Porcelain, overglaze enamel decoration, and gilding (1986.307.3)
Spherical Jar, Meroitic Period, ca. 100 B.C.–300 A.D., Meroitic, Painted pottery (08.202.47)
Stamnos with lid, ca. 450 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Menelaos Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (06.1021.178)
Standing attendant, Tang dynasty, 7th century, China, Earthenware with slip and pigment (2002.501)
Standing court lady, Tang dynasty, mid-7th century, China, Earthenware with pigment (1978.345)
Standing figure, 1st–5th century, Ecuador; Jama Coaque, Ceramic (1980.34.38)
Standing figure, 5th–1st century B.C., Ecuador; Esteros/Bahía, Ceramic (1995.24.3)
Standing male figurine holding a quadruped, ca. 750–600 B.C., Cypriot, Terracotta (74.51.1613)

Standing warrior (?), ca. 750–600 B.C., Cypriot, Terracotta (74.51.1614)

Standing warrior with a shield, ca. 750–600 B.C., Cypriot, Terracotta (74.51.1655)

Standing male figurine playing a double flute, ca. 750–600 B.C., Cypriot, Terracotta (74.51.1691)

Standing male figurine, ca. 750–600 B.C., Cypriot, Terracotta (74.51.1692)
Statuette of a standing girl, ca. 300 B.C., Greek, Attic, Terracotta (07.286.31)
Statuette of a standing woman, late 4th–early 3rd century B.C., Greek, probably Boeotian, Terracotta (09.221.28)
Statuette of a woman, 3rd century B.C., Greek, probably Boeotian, Terracotta (07.286.2)
Stem cup, Ban Chiang type, 1st millennium B.C., Thailand, Earthenware with painted and incised decoration (1987.424.4.2)
Stemmed cup with murex decoration, late 14th century B.C.; Late Helladic IIIA:2, Mycenaean, Terracotta (1972.118.137)
Stirrup jar with octopus, ca. 1200–1100 B.C.; Late Helladic IIIC, Helladic (Mycenaean), Terracotta (53.11.6)
Stirrup-spout bottle with snake, 2nd–3rd century, Peru; Moche, Ceramic (1992.60.9)
Storage jar (albarello), late 13th–14th century, Iran, Fritware, overglaze painted (lajvardina) (57.61.12a,b)
Storage Jar (Urpu), 15th–early 16th century, Peru; Inka, Ceramic (1978.412.68)
Storage jar decorated with mountain goats, early 4th millennium B.C.; Chalcolithic period, Sialk III 7 type, Central Iran, Ceramic, paint (59.52)
Terracotta Figure of Isis-Aphrodite, Roman period, 2nd–3rd century, Egyptian, Alluvial clay; brown, black, red, and pink paint on white englobe (1991.76)
Terracotta figurine with articulated arms and legs, early 5th century B.C., Greek, Corinthian (44.11.8)
Terracotta Hadra hydria (water jar) with figural medallion, 3rd century B.C.; Ptolemaic, Greek (90.9.67)
Terracotta Hadra hydria (water jar) with funerary inscription, 226–225 B.C.; Ptolemaic, Greek (90.9.5)
Terracotta hydria (water jar), ca. 510–500 B.C.; black-figure, Greek, Attic, Attributed to the Class of Hamburg 1917.477 (06.1021.77)
Terracotta hydria (water jar), ca. 520–510 B.C.; black-figure, Greek, Caeretan, Attributed to the Eagle Painter (64.11.1)
Terracotta hydria: kalpis (water jar), ca. 510 B.C.; Archaic, red-figure, Greek, Attic (56.171.31)
Terracotta lekythos (oil flask), ca. 420 B.C.; red-figure and white-ground, Attributed to the Eretria Painter, Greek, Attic, Classical, Terracotta (31.11.13)
Three female figures, ca.1400–1300 B.C.; Late Helladic IIIA, Mycenaean, Terracotta (35.11.16–.18)
Tomb guardian (zhenmushou), Northern Wei to Northern Qi dynasties, mid- to late 6th century, China, Earthenware with pigment (1979.438)
Tripod Plate, 9th–10th century, Mexico; Maya, Ceramic (1989.314.20)
Tyg, 1908, Designed and decorated by Leona Nicholson (American); Newcomb Pottery (American), New Orleans, Louisiana, Painted and glazed earthenware (1983.26)
Vase in the form of a ketos, second half of 7th century B.C., Greek (Cretan or South Italian), Terracotta (2009.529)
Vase with immortals bearing the character for longevity (shou), Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573–1620), China, Porcelain painted in underglaze blue (16.61)
Vase with immortals offering the peaches of longevity, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662–1722), China, Porcelain painted with overglaze enamels (14.40.331)
Vase, 1879, John Bennett (American, born England, 1840–1907), Painted and glazed earthenware(1985.168)
Vase, 1880, Decorator: Mary Louise McLaughlin (American, 1847–1939), Painted and glazed earthenware (L.1987.11)
Vase, 1883, Edward Lycett (American), Porcelain, overglaze enamel decoration and gilding (L.1991.74.1)
Vase, 1886–90, Made by the Faience Manufacturing Company, Earthenware, glazed and painted with overglaze polychrome enamels, raised paste decoration (2002.443)
Vase, 1886–90, Made by the Faience Manufacturing Company, Painted and glazed earthenware with overglaze raised gold paste decoration (1991.58)
Vase, 1886–90, Made by the Faience Manufacturing Company, Porcelain (1991.370.15)
Vase, 1888, Decorator: Celia Laighton Thaxter (American, 1835–1894); Manufacturer: Boston China Decorating Works (1860–ca. 1925), Glazed and painted earthenware (1997.337)
Vase, ca. 1905, Adelaide Alsop Robineau (American, 1865–1929), Porcelain (2004.464)
Vase, Coptic period (3rd–12th century), 8th century, Egypt, Ceramic, painted, unglazed (23.2.74)
Vessel fragment with bird in profile, 7th–6th millennium B.C.; Halaf period, Excavated at Tell Brak, Eye Temple fill, Syria, Ceramic, paint (1988.323.7)
Vessel fragment with geometric design, 7th–6th century B.C., Anatolia, Phrygia, Gordion, Ceramic, paint (L.1994.96.6)
Vessel fragment with rosette, 7th–6th millennium B.C.; Halaf period, Excavated at Tell Brak, FS 1314, Syria, Ceramic, paint (1988.323.6)
Vessel with Mythological Scene, 8th century, Mexico or Guatemala; Maya, Ceramic (1978.412.206)
Vessel, Predynastic Period, Naqada II, ca. 3450–3300 B.C., Egyptian, Painted pottery (20.2.10)
Volute-krater (mixing bowl), ca. 330–310 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Baltimore Painter, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (69.11.7)
Volute-krater (vase for mixing wine and water), ca. 320–310 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Capodimonte Painter, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (56.171.63)
Volute-krater (vase for mixing wine and water), early 6th century B.C., Attributed to Sophilos, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (1977.11.2)
Volute-krater, ca. 515 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Karkinos Painter, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (21.88.74)
Votive panels, Kushan dynasty, ca. 3rd century A.D., Bactria (northern Afghanistan), Terracotta and gouache (2000.42.2,4)
Vulture Bowl, 13th–15th century, Mexico; Isla de Sacrificios, Ceramic (1978.412.81)
Vulture Vessel, 15th–early 16th century, Mexico; Aztec, Ceramic (1981.297)
Whistling bottle with feline face, 4th–3rd century B.C., Peru; Paracas, Ceramic, postfired paint (62.266.72)
Woman Wearing a Tunic, 4th–5th century; Early Byzantine, Egyptian; Probably Eshmunein, Plaster terracotta (12.185.4)

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