Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Deir-El-Bahari

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On View: Fragment of a "Magic Wand" or Clapper

Hathor, one of the most important Egyptian goddesses, was associated with fertility end child rearing. Carved versions of her head, with its...

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Ceremonial Staff (Kibango)

    Many Luba staffs are surmounted by a pair of female figures usually representing powerful spirit mediums. In Luba culture, these figures exp...

     
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    • Folder: Deir-El-Bahari
      • Call Number: S10_08_ Deir-El-Bahari
      • Series: Views, Objects: Egypt
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    The Brooklyn Museum's lantern slide collection was started by the Museum's curator of fine arts, William Henry Goodyear, in the late nineteenth century. The Museum's Libraries and Archives now holds 11,710 glass lantern slides, and selections can be seen here.

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