Collections: Items Tagged "Decoration"

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On View: Reliquary Guardian Figure (Mbulu Ngulu)

The Kota once used reliquary guardian figures (mbulu ngulu) to protect and demarcate the revered bones of family ancestors. The bones were p...

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: Block with Sunk Relief and Inscriptions

    Egyptian religion during the Amarna Period is often characterized as monotheistic, but a detail on this block found at el Amarna casts some ...

     
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    Found 97 Items Tagged "Decoration"


    Spherical Hanging OrnamentCorner Chair (Modern Gothic style)Ritual KnifeElephant Tusk Carved with Figures in ReliefDon Juan Lorenzo Gutiérrez Altamirano de Velasco y Flores, Count of Santiago de CalimayaMudpack Coiffure (Emedot)Hair OrnamentOpenwork Double PlaqueLong Prayer StickShang VaseDragon JarRelief of Persian GuardHair OrnamentTile Frieze Representing Lotus and GrapeNes-Peka-Shuti Relief: BlockNes-Peka-Shuti Relief: BlockFolding Armchair (reception) (Renaissance Revival style)Zumurrud Shah Takes Refuge in the Mountains
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