Collections: Items Tagged "incised"

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    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
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    Arts of Asia and the Islamic World
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    Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
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    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Dance Headdress (Ci-wara Kun)

These headdresses, called ci-wara, represent antelopes, important animals in Bamana philosophy. The antelope’s power is a metaphor for...

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: Hair Ornament

    Ivory’s value results from its scarcity, as well as its association with the elephant, a symbol of power and strength. Ivory bracelets...

     
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    Found 13627 Items Tagged "incised"


    Headrest with Two Images of the God BesBowl with Incised Rosette on BaseStatuette of a Seated CatFemale Kifwebe MaskToilet Spoon with Bowl in Shape of a CartoucheBowlRhythm Pounder (Siibele)Cylinder Inscribed with a Kings NameEagle Platform PipeToilet Dish in Two Parts in the Form of a FishAmulet in the Form of TytJar with Impressed and Incised DecorationStela with Incised EarsFunerary Figurine of NoferGobletStiles in Form of Tyt and Djed-PillarsVotive StelaJar with Impressed and Incised Decoration
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