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On View: Statue in a Niche

In the tomb, a statue of the deceased served as the focal point. When the ka-soul occupied the statue, priests made food and drink offerings...

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: Divination Torso Figure (Nkishi)

    Magical specialists called banganga use sculptures such as this male half figure known as a mukishi as devices for protection and divination...

     
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    • Title: What we saw in Egypt.
      • Description: 128 p. : ill. ; 17 cm.
      • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Libraries. Wilbour Library of Egyptology
      • Imprint: London : The Religious Tract Society; 56 Paternoster Row; 65, St. Paul's Churchyard; and 164 Piccadilly, [sold between 1863 and 1893].
      • Date: 1863-1893
      • Call Number: N371.8 W55
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