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    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Emil Milan, American, 1922–1985
    Date: 
    1960–80
    Medium: 

    Walnut

    Accession Number: 
    2013.75.2
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Wood
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Roger Asay, American, born 1941
    Maker: Rebecca Davis, American, born 1941
    Date: 
    1998
    Medium: 

    Piñon pine

    Accession Number: 
    2012.156.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Wood
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1800–1900
    Medium: 

    White oak

    Accession Number: 
    2008.106.2
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    19th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Baskets
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker, possibly by: John Rockwell, American, born England, 1588–1662
    Maker, possibly by: John Rockwell, 1627–1673
    Date: 
    1640–1660
    Medium: 

    Stiles, rails, panels, bottom boards, white oak; top, eastern white pine; replaced till, yellow poplar

    Accession Number: 
    1930.2262
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    17th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Lockwood de Forest, American, 1850–1932
    Manufacturer: Ahmedabad Wood Carving Workshop, 1881–1907
    Date: 
    ca. 1891
    Medium: 

    Teak

    Accession Number: 
    2008.137.1
    Culture: 
    Indian
    Period: 
    19th century
    Classification: 
    Architectural Elements
    Status: 
    On view*
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Norm Sartorius, American, born 1947
    Date: 
    2012
    Medium: 

    Conkerberry

    Accession Number: 
    2013.75.4
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    21st century
    Classification: 
    Sculpture
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Marilyn F. Cooperman, American, born Canada 1936
    Date: 
    2010
    Medium: 

    Oxidized sterling silver, 18-karat gold, and diamonds

    Accession Number: 
    2014.6.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    21st century
    Classification: 
    Jewelry
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker, attributed to: John Townsend, American, 1732–1809
    Date: 
    1775–90
    Medium: 

    Mahogany, yellow-poplar, chestnut, eastern white pine

    Accession Number: 
    1957.37
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view*
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1730–70
    Medium: 

    Varieties of woods are used almost interchangeably within this object. Dark burl veneer on exterior, maple, probably soft maple; light-colored veneer, staghorn sumac (Rhus typhina); thin strips of dark stained veneer on sides of upper case, probably maple; legs, cornice, midmoldings, soft maple; half-round moldings, drops, American black walnut; top and bottom of upper case, some drawer fronts, some drawer dividers, some drawer bottoms and backs, chestnut; backboards of upper case, southern yellow pine and eastern white pine; one drawer divider in upper case, red oak; sides of upper case, formed by a central panel of hard maple, probably sugar maple, flanked by panels of sycamore; drawer front and linings, mixture of eastern hemlock, chestnut, maple, eastern white pine, southern yellow pine, and either Atlantic white cedar or northern white cedar

    Accession Number: 
    1964.46
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1765–80
    Medium: 

    Mahogany, southern yellow pine

    Accession Number: 
    1930.2686
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view

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