Collections: Items Tagged "Persia"

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On View: Pendant Cross

Ethiopian Crosses
Christianity most likely arrived in Ethiopia in the first century. The conversion of King Ezana in 330

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: Figure of a Kushite King

    Several iconographic details identify this statuette as a depiction of a Kushite king, including the double uraeus cobras on the brow and th...

     
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    Found 13790 Items Tagged "Persia"


    Archaizing Relief of a Seated King and AttendantsBowl Depicting Bahram Gur and AzadaA Gathering of DervishesLarge TextilePear-Shaped BottleCarpet Fragment depicting AngelsGushtasp Slaying the Dragon, Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Shahnama of FirdawsiBahram Gur Visits the Dome of Piruza on Wednesday, Page from the Haft paykar (Seven Portraits), from a manuscript of the Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami (d. 1209)Sample of Calligraphy in Persian Nastaliq ScriptPilgrim FlaskStudio Portrait of Zill al-Sultan, One of 274 Vintage PhotographsPortrait of Mirza Husayn Khan and Mirza Taghi Khan Amir Kabir, One of 274 Vintage PhotographsStudio Portrait of Mozaffar al-Din Shah in Informal Attire, One of 274 Vintage PhotographsWine Bowl Inscribed with the Names of the Twelve Shi`a ImamsA Family of DervishesBahram Gur and AzadehThe Fire Ordeal of Siyawush from a Shahnama ManuscriptBahram Gur and Courtiers Entertained by Barbad the Musician, Page from a manuscript of the Shahnama of Firdawsi (d. 1020)
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