Museums

AMNH
MoMA
Metropolitan
Studio Museum Harlem
High Museum
Museum of the Moving Image
Harn Museum of Art
The Jewish Museum

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Gif of busts at Huntington in California

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Gif of busts at Huntington in California

Female Votive Head to DionysusEstern Mediterranean, 1st–2nd century CEMold-formed, slipped terra-cotta

Female Votive Head to Dionysus
Estern Mediterranean, 1st–2nd century CE
Mold-formed, slipped terra-cotta

Synagogue Hanukkah LampEastern Europe, 18th–19th centuryCast and lathe-turned copper alloy

Synagogue Hanukkah Lamp
Eastern Europe, 18th–19th century
Cast and lathe-turned copper alloy

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Matthias Brown aka Museum GIFs and TraceLoops remixes of Joanna Mary Wells, Portrait of Sidney Wells 1859

Take part in our 1840s GIF Party at Tate Britain by submitting your own GIF inspired by this artwork

GIFs I made and maybe GIFs you submit are going to be literal MuseumGIFs on display next to the original artwork at Late at the Tate, February 7th

Aquamanile (Hand-Washing Vessel)Germany, late twelfth century with later inscriptionEngraved copper alloy

Aquamanile (Hand-Washing Vessel)
Germany, late twelfth century with later inscription
Engraved copper alloy

Torah CrownJoachim Hubener II (active c. 1737–1780)Berlin, 1779–1803; 1802/03 (date of inscription)Silver: cast, repoussé, and parcel-gilt; stones

Torah Crown
Joachim Hubener II (active c. 1737–1780)
Berlin, 1779–1803; 1802/03 (date of inscription)
Silver: cast, repoussé, and parcel-gilt; stones

Torah Scroll in Case with FinialsCase and finials: Maurice Mayer (active 1860s–1870s)Paris, c. 1870Silver: repoussé, cast, engraved, and parcel-gilt; woodScroll: ink on parchment
The early rabbis calculated that the Torah was given to Moses at Mout Sinai on Shavuot. Thus, the holiday is marked by the study of the Torah.

Torah Scroll in Case with Finials
Case and finials: Maurice Mayer (active 1860s–1870s)
Paris, c. 1870
Silver: repoussé, cast, engraved, and parcel-gilt; wood
Scroll: ink on parchment

The early rabbis calculated that the Torah was given to Moses at Mout Sinai on Shavuot. Thus, the holiday is marked by the study of the Torah.

Container for Bitter Herbs (maror)Germany, 19th centurySilver: cast and engraved

Container for Bitter Herbs (maror)
Germany, 19th centurySilver: cast and engraved

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