The standard Egyptian headrest—the equivalent of the modern pillow—consisted of a curved neck support atop a pillar on an oblong...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Objects like this were called “basins for libations.” Priests used them in tombs to receive poured offerings for the deceased, s...
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Jesus Teaches in the Synagogues (Jésus enseigne dans les synagogues)
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Mirror Cabinet and Cosmetic Chest
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