Collections: Items Tagged "persian"

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On View: Amulet with a Stylized Figure of Heh, the God of Eternity

The three metal amulets in this case are highly stylized versions of a common Middle Kingdom motif: a kneeling figure of Heh, the god of ete...

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: Feast Ladle (Wunkermian)

    Hospitality is an important virtue in many African societies. Among the Dan, the woman with the greatest reputation for hospitality is known...

     

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    Umar, Disguised as Mazmahil the Surgeon, Practices Quackery on the Sorcerers of AntaliFolio of Poetry From the Divan of Sultan Husayn MirzaHunter on Horseback Attacked by a LionKhusraw Discovers Shirin Bathing, From Pictorial Cycle of Eight Poetic SubjectsOverseer of the Treasury Ptahhotep in Persian CostumePrince YahyaHunter on Horseback Attacked by a Mythical BeastBowl with Incised Rosette on BaseRelief of Persian GuardHanging, 1 of 7 PiecesOpenwork RoundelDress Ornament“Rustam Lassoes the Khaqan (Ruler) of China,” Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdawsi (d. 1020)Blue and White Bowl with Radial DesignCrouching Youth Restrains a Bucking Ram in a Landscape"Job Lying Under a Tree," Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Majma` al-tavarikh (Collection of Chronicles) of Hafiz Abru (d. 1430)Blue IrisPortrait of Fath Ali Shah Qajar
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