Monstrance Clock or Mirror Clock, ca. 1570
Made in Nuremberg, Germany
Case of gilt bronze; dial of gilt brass; movement of steel

Astronomicum Caesareum, 1540
Michael Ostendorfer (German, active 1520–49); Written by Petrus Apianus (German, 1495–1552)
Hand-colored woodcuts

Autumn Grasses in Moonlight, Meiji period (1868–1912), ca. 1872–91
Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807–1891)
Two-panel folding screen; ink, lacquer, and silver leaf on paper

Plate, Edo period (1615–1868), 19th century
Japan; Arita ware, Ko Kutani style
Green, yellow, black, and brown enamels

Incense box (kogo) in the form of a plum flower, Edo period (1615–1868), mid-19th century
Japan, Hizen Province, Kutani kilns
Porcelain with polychrome overglaze decoration

Morning Glories, Edo period (1615–1868), 19th century
Suzuki Kiitsu (Japanese, 1796–1858)
Pair of six-panel folding screens; ink, color, and gold on gilded paper

Firefighter’s Coat with Susanoo-no-mikoto and Sea Monster, Edo period (1615–1868), 19th century
Dark blue quilted (sashiko) cotton with freehand paste-resist decoration

Day ensemble, 1967
Bonnie Cashin (American, 1915–2000)
Natural cotton, red-and-blue plaid wool, and navy blue wool jersey

Celestial Globe with Clockwork, dated 1579
Movement by Gerhard Emmoser (Austrian, active 1556, died 1584)
Made in Vienna, Austria
Case of silver, partly gilt, and gilt brass; movement of brass and steel

Double-Barreled Wheellock Pistol of Emperor Charles V, ca. 1540–45
Made by Peter Peck (1500/10–1596)
German (Munich)
Steel, etched and gilded; wood, inlaid with engraved staghorn


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