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On View: Waist Pendant with Oba and Two Attendants

The central figure on this pendant represents the oba, or king, of Benin flanked by important court officials. The scene symbolizes support ...

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: Egyptian Priest Kneeling with Offering Table

    The kneeling posture conveys honor and reverence. The offering table suggests appeasement because it takes the form of a hieroglyph for &ldq...

     
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    • Folder: AON: Mexican Hall
      • Date: 1935
      • Call Number: PHO INT Gal View
      • Series: Museum building: interior. Gallery: gallery view
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