Decorative Arts Objets d'Art
This lantern is a lovely example from the Qing Dynasty (China) - you can get more info by clicking the "information" link near the bottom of the page.
Pendant with a Centaur
A charming pendant from the National Gallery of Art that features a mythical Centaur adorned with pearls.
Pendant with a Sphinx
A work from the same artist as above (Alfred André), also at the National Gallery of Art - this time a legendary Sphinx is center stage.
Pyx in the Form of Dove
An amazing piece of 13th century French craftsmanship, this object is made of gilded copper with enamel.