The wealthy could afford gilded mummy masks, while poorer people modeled mummy masks from clay. The gilded mask shown here is protected by t...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Baboons warm their stomachs by sitting up, raising their paws, and facing the sun each morning, a behavior the Egyptians interpreted as sola...
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