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Maker Unknown - Red Pottery Tripod Vessel
Compton Verney
Maker Unknown
Red Pottery Tripod Vessel (Li), about 4500 BC – 2000 BC.
Maker Unknown - Bronze ritual vessel and cover (You)
Compton Verney
Maker Unknown
Bronze Ritual Vessel and Cover (You), 1050 BC – 771 BC.
Maker Unknown - The Nativity
The Wallace Collection
Maker Unknown
The Nativity, late 14th century.
Maker Unknown - Basil pot
Waddesdon Manor
Maker Unknown
Basil Pot, circa 1450 - 1475.
Maker Unknown - Betrayal of Christ
The Bowes Museum
Maker Unknown
Betrayal of Christ, 15th century.
Master of the Dresden Prayerbook - Miniature of the Adoration of the Magi
The Wallace Collection
Master of the Dresden Prayerbook
Miniature of the Adoration of the Magi, 15th century.
Maker Unknown - Rosary Bead
The Wallace Collection
Maker Unknown
Rosary Bead: St George and the Dragon and St Hubert and the Stag, early 16th century.
Tilman Riemenschneider - A Female Saint
Compton Verney
Tilman Riemenschneider
A Female Saint, about 1515 – 1520.
Circle of the Master I.P. - Relief of the Holy Family
Compton Verney
Circle of the Master I.P.
The Holy Kinship, about 1520.
Maker Unknown - Venus Borne on the Waves
The Holburne Museum
Maker Unknown
Venus Borne on the Waves, 1550 – 1600.
Conrad Richter - Tournament Helmet of Emperor Ferdinand II
The Wallace Collection
Conrad Richter
Tournament Helmet of Emperor Ferdinand II, 1555.
Antonio Susini - A Kneeling Woman Bathing
The Holburne Museum
Antonio Susini
A Kneeling Woman Bathing, circa 1600.
Patanazzi Workshop - Pietà
The Holburne Museum
Patanazzi Workshop
Pietà, 1580 – 1600.
Maker Unknown - The Virgin Annunciate
Waddesdon Manor
Maker Unknown
The Virgin Annunciate, 16th century.
Bernard Palissy - Basin - Earthenware
The Wallace Collection
Bernard Palissy
Basin, late 16th century.
Maker Unknown - Neapolitan Cabinet
Compton Verney
Maker Unknown
Neapolitan Cabinet, early 17th century.
Peter Paul Rubens - Christ's Charge to Peter
The Wallace Collection
Peter Paul Rubens
Christ’s Charge to Peter, circa 1613 – 1615.
Christian van Vianen - Cup
Waddesdon Manor
Christian van Vianen
Silver Gilt Cup, 1644.
Maker Unknown - Coffer
Waddesdon Manor
Maker Unknown
Coffer, mid 17th century.
Maker Unknown - Pair of urns
Waddesdon Manor
Maker Unknown
Pair of Urns, late 17th century.
Maker Unknown - Nativity Group
Compton Verney
Maker Unknown
Nativity Group, 1650 – 1700.
Maker Unknown - Pietra Dura Table
Waddesdon Manor
Maker Unknown
Pietra Dura Table, 17th century.
André-Charles Boulle - Side table
The Wallace Collection
André-Charles Boulle
Side Table, circa 1705.
Johann Heinrich Köhler - Musical Box
Waddesdon Manor
Johann Heinrich Köhler Musical Box with Orpheus Taming the Animals, circa 1720.
Maker Unknown - Wall panel symbolising “Autumn”
Waddesdon Manor
Maker Unknown
Wall Panel Symbolising Autumn, 1720 – 1740.
Maker Unknown - Tortoise Shell Pique Basin
Compton Verney
Maker Unknown
Tortoiseshell Pique Basin, 1725 – 1750.
Jean Ducrollay - Snuffbox
The Wallace Collection
Jean Ducrollay
Snuffbox, 1743 – 1744.
Jacques Caffiéri - Chandelier
The Wallace Collection
Jacques Caffièri
Chandelier, 1751.
Joseph (Giuseppe) Plura - Tortoise Shell Pique Basin
The Holburne Museum
Joseph (Giuseppe) Plura
Diana and Endymion, 1752.
Maker Unknown - Box containing three Tea Caddies and Covers
The Bowes Museum
Maker Unknown
Box Containing Three Tea Caddies and Covers, circa 1767.
Workshop of James Cox - Silver Swan
The Bowes Museum
Workshop of James Cox
Silver Swan, circa 1773.
Sèvres porcelain manufactory - Ice cream cooler
The Wallace Collection
Sèvres porcelain manufactory
Ice-Cream Cooler, 1778.
Jean-Henri Riesener - Drop-front desk
The Wallace Collection
Jean-Henri Riesener
Drop-Front Desk, 1780.
Robert-Guillaume Dardel  - Statuette of René Descartes
The Wallace Collection
Robert-Guillaume Dardel
Statuette of René Descartes, circa 1782.
Thomas Gainsborough - Mrs Douglas
Waddesdon Manor
Thomas Gainsborough
Mrs Douglas, 1784.
Henshall and Co. - Compton Verney Platter
Compton Verney
Henshall and Co.
Compton Verney Platter, Fruit and Flower Border Series, 1790 – 1828.
John Russell - Mrs ‘Perdita’ Robinson
The Holburne Museum
John Russell
An Unknown Lady, 1793.
Francesco Abbiati - Walnut and Ebony Panel
The Bowes Museum
Francesco Abbiati
Walnut and Ebony Panel, circa 1790.
Maker Unknown - Hair Bracelet
The Bowes Museum
Maker Unknown
Hair Bracelet, circa 1800.

Thomas Halliday - Proprietor's Ticket to the Sydney Gardens
The Holburne Museum
Thomas Halliday
Proprietor’s Ticket to the Sydney Gardens, circa 1800.

Charlotte Jones - Mrs. Martha Udney
The Holburne Museum
Charlotte Jones
Mrs. Martha Udney, 1802.
William Turner - Gibside, County Durham, the Seat of the Earl of Strathmore from South
The Bowes Museum
Joseph Mallord William Turner R.A.
Gibside, County Durham, the Seat of the Earl of Strathmore from South, circa 1817 – 1818.
Maker Unknown - Tournament Shield
The Wallace Collection
Maker Unknown
Tournament Shield, 1848.
Gabriel-Hippolyte Destailleur - Marble Panelled Room with Wine Cisterns
Waddesdon Manor
Gabriel-Hippolyte Destailleur
Marble Revetments and Wine Cistern, circa 1883 (marble panelling) 1700 – 1730 (wine cisterns).
Maker Unknown - Trophy Head
The Wallace Collection
Maker Unknown
Trophy Head, 19th century.
Maker Unknown - Bois Durci Relief
The Bowes Museum
Maker Unknown
Bois Durci Relief, circa 1855.
Maker Unknown - Sculptor's Workshop Relief
The Bowes Museum
Maker Unknown
Sculptor's Workshop Relief, 19th century.
Maker Unknown, Tokyo School - Netsuke of a Skeleton Dressed as a Geisha or Dancer
The Holburne Museum
Maker Unknown, Tokyo School
Netsuke of a Skeleton Dressed as a Geisha or Dancer, 19th century.
Maker Unknown - Three Legged Dog Toasting Fork
Compton Verney
Maker Unknown
Three Legged Dog Toasting Fork, 1750 – 1850.