Collections: Items Tagged "Protection"

  • 1st Floor
    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
  • 2nd Floor
    Arts of Asia and the Islamic World
  • 3rd Floor
    Egyptian Art, European Paintings
  • 4th Floor
    Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
  • 5th Floor
    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Scene from a Magical Papyrus

The standing winged creature seen here is known as the nineheaded Bes figure, a divine protector of the birth of the king and of the sun. Th...

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: Head of a Woman

    The shape of this statue's headdress, though fragmentary, indicates that the subject is a non-royal woman. Her image has considerable delica...

     
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    Found 85 Items Tagged "Protection"


    Isis Nursing HorusMummy and Cartonnage of HorAnthropoid Coffin of ThothirdesPower Figure (Nkishi)Model of House of ContentmentInner Cartonnage of GautseshenuAmulet in the Form of the God BesStela of User-pekhty-nisu and his wife, Pa-netjerEye AmuletReliquary Guardian Figure (Mbulu Ngulu)Sheet from a Book of the DeadCamelid ConopaHedgehog RattleVotive Pectoral of Ptolemy VSumerian Foundation FigurineAmulet in the Form of Bes-ImageAmulet with a Stylized Figure of Heh, the God of EternityHeart Scarab with Scene of the Goddess Ma`at and a Phoenix
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