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    Collection Objects
    Modern and Contemporary Art
    Artist: Eva Hesse, American, born Germany, 1936–1970, B.F.A. 1959
    Date: 
    1967
    Medium: 

    Acrylic, wood shavings, unknown modeling compound, Masonite, rubber

    Accession Number: 
    1998.53.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Sculpture
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Earl Pardon, American, 1926–1991
    Manufacturer: Towle Manufacturing Company, American, founded 1882
    Date: 
    1955–60
    Medium: 

    Sterling silver, enamel, walnut, and gabon ebony

    Accession Number: 
    1998.41.1.1-.2
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Robert J. King, American, 1917–2014
    Designer: John Van Koert, American, born Canada, 1912–1998
    Manufacturer: Towle Manufacturing Company, American, founded 1882
    Date: 
    Designed 1951–52; introduced 1953
    Medium: 

    Sterling silver and melamine

    Accession Number: 
    1998.24.1.1-.3
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1865–1900
    Medium: 

    Oak, birch, cherry, pine, and yellow poplar

    Accession Number: 
    1999.66.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    19th–20th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view*
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Gilbert Rohde, American, 1894–1944
    Manufacturer: Herman Miller, Inc., American, founded 1923
    Date: 
    1934
    Medium: 

    White holly, red English elm, yellow-poplar, cream-colored paint, mirror glass, chrome-plated tubular steel, rose-colored wool and possibly cotton, and Bakelite

    Accession Number: 
    1999.125.1.1-.2
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972
    Manufacturer: Western Electric Company Incorporated, American, 1872–1995
    Date: 
    introduced 1937
    Medium: 

    Die-cast metal, Bakelite, and enamel

    Accession Number: 
    1999.124.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Tools and Equipment
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Anna Marie Valentien, American, 1862–1947
    Manufacturer: Rookwood Pottery, American, 1880–1960
    Date: 
    1900
    Medium: 

    Earthenware

    Accession Number: 
    1966.81.149
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Ceramics
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Jon Hedu, American, 1914–1995
    Manufacturer: The Watertown Manufacturing Company, American, 1915–ca. 1965
    Date: 
    1946–60
    Medium: 

    Melamine

    Accession Number: 
    1999.135.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Plastic
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Lorna Pearson Watson, American, 1925–2018
    Date: 
    1948
    Medium: 

    Sterling silver

    Accession Number: 
    2000.72.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Laurin Hovey Martin, American, 1875–1939
    Date: 
    ca. 1900
    Medium: 

    Copper

    Accession Number: 
    1998.56.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view

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