Collections: Items Tagged "new york historical society collection"

  • 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: 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...

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: Toilet Dish in Two Parts in the Form of a Fish

    A container for cosmetics or possibly medical ointment, this covered dish represents a tilapia fish. The tilapia symbolized fertility and wa...

     
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    Found 812 Items Tagged "new york historical society collection"


    The Kings Scribe Si-ese, Grinding GrainMummiform Figure of OsirisOffering Stand of Irukaptah with BowlOsirisKneeling Figure of HarbesAmulet in the Form of a Ba as Human-Headed BirdFragmentary Ointment Jar Inscribed for UnasEgyptian Priest Kneeling with Offering TableHollow Cylindrical AmuletSenenu Grinding GrainAmulet in the Form of the God BesKneeling Statue of NesbanebdjedetCat and MouseShawabti of the Lady of the House SatiEye AmuletSignet RingKohl Tube Inscribed for Amunhotep III and Queen TiyeLid from a Sarcophagus
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