Ceramic Tag

  • Object: Doll

    Object: Doll

    Oct 02, 2018

    I-0277tt Doll Japanese Unknown date, likely 20th Century Materials: Cloth, hair, Ceramic Chikanobu Toyohara, Foxfires, 1898.The print depicts Yaegaki-hime carrying the helmet of the warrior Shingen as she dances amidst magical foxfires. Image via Wikimedia Commons. This Japanese doll is [...]

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  • Object: Decanter

    Object: Decanter

    Oct 02, 2018

    I-0631 HemisFair 68 Jim Beam Decanter Souvenir American San Antonio, Texas 1968 Materials: Ceramic and Paint This object is a souvenir Jim Beam decanter commemorating the HemisFair of 1968. A decanter is a decorative ceramic or glass bottle, with a [...]

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  • Object: Cabinet

    Object: Cabinet

    Oct 02, 2018

    I-0309d Dentist Cabinet American San Antonio 1916 Materials: Wood, metal, imitation marble and ceramic Set of dental instruments in case, late 19th century. This file comes from Wellcome Images, a website operated by Wellcome Trust, a global charitable foundation based [...]

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  • Object: Commemorative Plate

    Object: Commemorative Plate

    Oct 02, 2018

    2014.6.1 HemisFair Commemorative Plate American San Antonio, Texas 1968 Materials: Ceramic, glaze This object is a painted commemorative ceramic plate, decorated with a scene of HemisFair ’68 within the outline of the State of Texas. This plate was made to [...]

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  • Object: Jar

    Object: Jar

    Oct 01, 2018

    I-0214g Pottery, Bowl Artist(s): (Possibly) Maria and Julian Martinez San Ildefonso Pueblo New Mexico 1925-1943 Material: Ceramic We have a pottery mystery here at the UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures. This piece of pottery was given to the museum with [...]

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  • Object: Compass

    Object: Compass

    Oct 01, 2018

    I-0356g Compass replica Date: Unknown Origin: American Material: Wood, Iron and Ceramic Exploration is how many countries were born, without exploration we would not have the United States, we would not have the technologies, foods or even cultures that we [...]

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