On View: Statuette of a Seated Cat
Although initially depicted as a lioness, the goddess Bastet was later represented as a cat. Because the dominant orientation of Egyptian wr...
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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: Hedgehog Rattle
The hollow body of this hedgehog figure contains tiny pellets that rattled when it was shaken. The ancient Egyptians used rattles to ward of...
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