Collections: Items Tagged "protective"

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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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    Egyptian Art, European Paintings
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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: Mantle ("The Paracas Textile")

This extraordinarily complex mantle, or cloak, is one of the most renowned Andean textiles in the world. It was most likely used as a ceremo...

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: Fragment of Tomb Relief

    Scenes of daily life, many of which may actually have had religious significance, were a basic element of private-tomb decoration until the ...

     
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    Found 20 Items Tagged "protective"


    Fragment of "Magic Knife"Fragment of a "Magic Wand" or ClapperBeaded NecklaceAnubisSingle-Strand Necklace with Taweret AmuletsStatuette of a Seated FrogStatuette of a FrogAmulet Representing the Shepherd’s CrookFigure of a FrogStatuette of a Standing HippopotamusStatuette of Crouching FrogAmulet Representing the God Khons-reStatuette of a ToadProtective God as Dancer and MusicianAmulet Representing the Kings WhipCharmCharmCharm
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