Collections: Items Tagged "textile"

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On View: Headrest in Three Parts Inscribed for Khet

The standard Egyptian headrest—the equivalent of the modern pillow—consisted of a curved neck support atop a pillar on an oblong...

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: 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...

     
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    Found 425 Items Tagged "textile"


    ArmchairElaborately Painted Shroud of Neferhotep, Son of HerrotiouAtahualpa, Fourteenth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsUrco, Ninth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsYoung Women of Sparta (Jeunes filles de Sparte)Don Juan Xavier Joachín Gutiérrez Altamirano Velasco, Count of Santiago de CalimayaMayta Capac, Fourth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsMedallion Ushak CarpetFour Inca Kings: Tupac Yupanqui, Huayna Capac, Huascar Inca, AtahuallpaThe Daughter of Herodias Dancing (Hérodiade dansant)Tiraz Fragment of Caliph Marwan IIVelvet PanelTupac Yupanqui, Eleventh Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsQuiltHerod (Hérode)Tumbling Blocks QuiltProbably Bayeta-style Blanket with Terrace and Stepped DesignKuosi Society Elephant Mask
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