Collections: Items Tagged "steatite"

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    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
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    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Amulet in the Form of Bes-Image

Ancient Egyptian women wore amulets of birth gods to protect them during and immediately after childbirth. One of these birth gods, a female...

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: Tile

    These tiles set in a plain, painted wooden frame were probably arranged in this manner for display in a showroom, as opposed to the more ela...

     
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    Found 131 Items Tagged "steatite"


    Grave Marker (Tumba)Amulet in the Form of a Ba as Human-Headed BirdDish with Two GeeseKneeling Statue of NesbanebdjedetCylinder Seal with Bes and TaweretStamp Seal of Meru the Answerer of Horus [the King]Kohl Pot with Openwork DecorationBottle in the Form of a Mother and ChildBeaded NecklaceShawabti of the Count of Thebes, MontuemhatUshabti of SenkamaniskenThree Strand Necklace with ScarabCylinder Seal of Pepy IFragment of PectoralCowroid Amulet in Gold RingHathor with Horus as FalconDish in Form of Bound IbexScarab of Thutmose III
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