Collections: Items Tagged "head"

  • 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: Soul Container (Eraminhô)

Eraminhô are repositories for the souls of the dead. According to Bijagó beliefs, a person’s soul lives on after the body...

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 Reclining Dog

    Buried in a tomb, this charming figure of a dog served as the deceased's beloved companion and guardian in the afterlife. Relief inscription...

     
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    Found 267 Items Tagged "head"


    SketchbookFalcon Head Terminal from NecklacePtolemaic Queen (Cleopatra VII?)Female Ancestral BustArmchair (Egyptian Revival style)Anatomy SketchbookHead of a KingHead of a GuardianLipiko MaskMy UncleFragment of a HeadMaskHead and Chest From a SarcophagusHead of Wesirwer, Priest of MontuHead of a Kushite RulerHead of an Early Eighteenth Dynasty KingHead of Hatshepsut or Thutmose IIIAmulet in the Form of a Ba as Human-Headed Bird
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