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Indian artist

Governor of Surat & Servant, 1790-1791

  • Reverse painting on glass
  • India
  • H: 44.50 cm, W: 65.00 cm (H: 17.5 in, W: 25.6 in)
  • Gift of Solomon Towne, before 1821
  • E9942
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Indian artist

Folding chessboard, late 17th century

  • Padouk, ivory, ebony, iron
  • India
  • W: 20 in, D: 20 in, H: 6 in (W: 50.8 cm, D: 50.8 cm, H: 15.2 cm)
  • Museum purchase, 1998
  • AE85560
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Indian artist

Pair of side chairs, 1660-1680

  • Ebony, cane
  • Coromandel Coast, India
  • H: 38 5/8 in, W: 21 5/8 in, D: 19 1/4 in (H: 98.1 cm, W: 54.9 cm, D: 48.9 cm)
  • Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously, 1999
  • AE85711.1-2
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Indian artist

Chair, about 1760

  • Ebony, ivory, black lacquer, cane
  • Vizagapatam, India
  • H: 42 in, W: 26 in, D: 21 in (H: 106.7 cm, W: 66.0 cm, D: 53.3 cm)
  • Museum Purchase, 2001
  • AE85784
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Hamilton & Company (Indian, active years 1811-1971)

Inkstand, mid-19th century

  • Silver, glass
  • Calcutta, India
  • H: 3 1/2 in, W: 10 5/8 in, D: 9 1/4 in (H: 8.9 cm, W: 27.0 cm, D: 23.5 cm)
  • Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously and from the H.A. Crosby Forbes Acquisition Fund., 2007
  • AE86559.A-E
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Nuthoo Ram and Sons (Indian)

Chessboard, late 19th century

  • Marble, semiprecious stones, agate, lapis
  • Agra, India
  • Gift of Mr. E. M. Raymond, 1907
  • E9598
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Fijian artist

Ibuburau ni bete (priest's dish), 19th century

  • Wood
  • Fiji (Viti)
  • Gift of Charles Goddard Weld, 1908
  • E10441
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Hawaiian artist

'ulu maika (maika game stone), 19th century

  • Sandstone
  • Hawai'i
  • Gift of Dr. Charles Goddard Weld, 1907
  • E11973
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Hawaiian artist

Ku, early 19th century

  • Breadfruit wood
  • Hawai'i
  • H: 78 1/2 in, W: 28 in, D: 20 in (H: 199.4 cm, W: 71.1 cm, D: 50.8 cm)
  • Gift of John T. Prince, 1846
  • E12071
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Marquesan artist

Kea tuki popoi (breadfruit pounder), late 19th-early 20th century

  • Stone
  • Marquesas Islands
  • Museum purchase, 1915
  • E16062
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