Collections: Items Tagged "early dynastic period"

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On View: Fragmentary Statuette of a Man

In Dynasty 18, artisans frequently made shawabtis (funerary figures) out of faience, a glasslike material. Other types of individual faience...

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: Lady with an Arrow

    This figure a woman holding an arrow is of a picture type known as an allegory, or symbolic figure. The arrow refers to the fortunes of love...

     
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    Found 41 Items Tagged "early dynastic period"


    LionToilet Dish in Two Parts in the Form of a FishBowl with Beveled Internal RimCosmetic JarRectangular PaletteModel Jar on StandStatuette of a Seated FrogStatuette of Crouching FrogStatuette of a Standing HippopotamusOffering TableGame Piece in the Form of a Lioness Wearing a CollarStatuette of a Standing AnimalStatuette of a FrogMace Head in the Form of a Hippopotamus HeadFurniture Leg, probably from a BedFigure of a FrogPortion of a Cylinder SealSmall Standing Hippopotamus
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