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Title Artist Medium Date
Guardian Lion   Unknown   Enamel and gold on unglazed porcelain  about 1700–1720 
Guardian Lion   Unknown   Enamel and gold on unglazed porcelain  about 1700–1720 
Spittoon with Floral Decoration   Unknown   Enamel on copper  about 1740–1795 
Armorial Tea Caddy   Unknown   Enamel on copper with gilded copper mounts  about 1750–1760 
Snuffbox with Floral Still Lifes   Hamelin   Enamel on gold with diamonds  1757–1758 
Notebook   House of Fabergé   Enamel on gold with diamonds  about 1900 
Snuffbox with Views of a Portuguese Villa   Nöel, Alexandre-Jean   Enamel on gold with gouache on vellum panels, glass, and japanning  1789–1790 
Watch with Rebecca and Eliezer at the Well   Bernard, Nicolas   Enamel on gold with steel, blued steel, and gilded brass  mid 1600s 
Vase with Kingfisher and Lotus   Unknown   Enamel on porcelain  about 1700 
Water Dropper in the Shape of a Horse   Unknown   Enamel on unglazed porcelain  about 1700 
Water Dropper in the Shape of a Horse   Unknown   Enamel on unglazed porcelain  about 1700 
Ewer in the Shape of a Phoenix   Unknown   Enamel on unglazed porcelain; gilded silver mounts added by Friedrich Hillebrand (German, d. 1608), Nuremberg, Germany, about 1600, with later additions  about 1570–1580 
Plaque Depicting Polish Soldiers   Kirstein, Jacques-Frédéric   Gold with enamel and glass mount  about 1820 
Clock Watch with the Presentation of Jesus in the Temple   Heckel, Augustin   Gold with enamel, silver, steel, blued steel, and gilded brass  about 1730 
Virgin and Child   Unknown   Ivory; silver crown added in the 19th century  about 1260 
Card Table   Attributed to Phyfe, Duncan   Mahogany with mahogany veneers and secondary woods of cherry and white pine; brass-capped feet  about 1815–1825 
Sofa   Probably Allison, Michael   Mahogany with mahogany veneers and secondary woods of maple and mahogany; brass casters; and modern upholstery  about 1815–1825 
Alphonso Taft   Powers, Hiram   Marble  1869–1870 
Solitude, or Adam and Eve   Barnard, George Grey   Marble  about 1906 
Mantel Clock   Courvoisier, David-Louis   Marble and gilded bronze with glass, enamel, brass, and steel  about 1785 
Two-Handled Covered Cup   Possibly Zeidler, Johann   Moss agate, gilded silver mounts, and enamel on copper overlay with rubies, garnets, emeralds, sapphires, citrine, and turquoise  mid 1600s 
Commode   Roussel, Pierre   Oak with rosewood, tulipwood, holly, sycamore, and fruitwood veneers; gilded bronze mounts; and marble top  about 1750 
Jane Ellison Sinton   Madrazo y Garreta, Raimundo de   Oil on canvas  1903 
William Howard Taft   Sorolla y Bastida, Joaquín   Oil on canvas  1909 
Charles Phelps Taft   Madrazo y Garreta, Raimundo de   Oil on canvas  1902