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Sculptural Element from a Reliquary Ensemble: Head (The Great Bieri)
Date: 19th–early 20th century
Medium: Wood, metal, palm oil
Accession Number: 1979.206.229
Head of an Oba
Date: 16th century
Medium: Brass
Accession Number: 1979.206.86
Queen Mother Pendant Mask: Iyoba
Date: 16th century
Medium: Ivory, iron, copper (?)
Accession Number: 1978.412.323
Bifolium from the "Nurse's Qur'an" (Mushaf al-Hadina)
Date: ca. A.H. 410/ A.D. 1019–20
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on parchment
Accession Number: 2007.191
Plaque: Warrior and Attendants
Date: 16th–17th century
Medium: Brass
Accession Number: 1990.332
Seated Male Figure
Date: mid to late 19th century
Medium: Wood, glass, metal, kaolin
Accession Number: 1996.281
Nyonganyonga
Date: ca. 1900
Medium: Wood, shell, metal, beads
Accession Number: 09.163.6
Statuette of a Royal (?) Woman with the Cartouches of Necho II on her Arms
Date: 610–595 B.C.
Medium: Silver
Accession Number: 30.8.93
Head of a goddess, probably Mut, for attachment to a processional barque (?)
Date: ca. 700 B.C.
Medium: Cupreous alloy, gold leaf, formerly inlaid
Accession Number: 2008.353
Kushite Pharaoh
Date: ca. 713–664 B.C.
Medium: Bronze; precious-metal leaf
Accession Number: 2002.8
Processional Cross
Ezra
Date: ca. 1500
Medium: Wood, tin
Accession Number: 1999.103
Medallion with a Portrait of Gennadios
Date: 250–300
Medium: Glass, gold leaf, polychromy
Accession Number: 26.258
Pair of Diviner's Figures
Date: 19th–mid-20th century
Medium: Wood, pigment, beads, iron
Accession Number: 1978.412.390-.391
Helmet Mask
Date: before 1880
Medium: Wood, copper, glass beads, raffia, cowrie shells
Accession Number: 1978.412.560
Bracelet with Agathodaimon, Isis-Tyche, Aphrodite, and Terenouthis
Date: 1st century B.C.–A.D. 1st century
Medium: Gold
Accession Number: 23.2.1
Folio from the "Blue Qur'an"
Date: second half 9th–mid-10th century
Medium: Gold and silver on indigo-dyed parchment
Accession Number: 2004.88
Pectoral and Necklace of Sithathoryunet with the Name of Senwosret II
Date: ca. 1887–1878 B.C.
Medium: Gold, carnelian, lapis lazuli, turquoise, garnet (pectoral) Gold, carnelian, lapis lazuli, turquoise feldspar (necklace)
Accession Number: 16.1.3a, b
Eroro
Date: 19th century
Medium: Brass
Accession Number: 89.4.2604
Kushite priest wearing garment with leopard's head and tassels, subsequently adapted for a king
Date: ca. 712–664 B.C.
Medium: Leaded bronze, precious metal leaf
Accession Number: 2010.259
Brazier of Sultan al-Malik al-Muzaffar Shams al-Din Yusuf ibn 'Umar
Date: second half 13th century
Medium: Brass; cast, chased, inlaid with silver and black compound
Accession Number: 91.1.540
Statuette of Amun
Date: ca. 945–712 B.C.
Medium: Gold
Accession Number: 26.7.1412
Ram's-head Amulet
Date: ca. 712–664 B.C.
Medium: Gold
Accession Number: 1989.281.98
Cat Statuette
Date: 332–30 B.C.
Medium: Bronze, leaded
Accession Number: 56.16.1
Power Figure (Nkisi N'Kondi: Mangaaka)
Date: 19th century
Medium: Wood, paint, metal, resin, ceramic
Accession Number: 2008.30
Power Figure: Male (Nkisi)
Date: 19th–20th century
Medium: Wood, copper, brass, iron, fiber, snakeskin, leather, fur, feathers, mud, resin
Accession Number: 1978.409
Ritual Statuette of Thutmose III
Date: ca. 1479–1425 B.C.
Medium: Black bronze, gold inlay
Accession Number: 1995.21
Face Mask (Kpeliye'e)
Date: 19th–mid-20th century
Medium: Wood, horns, raffia fiber, cotton cloth, feather, metal, sacrificial material
Accession Number: 1978.412.489
Dusasa II
El Anatsui
(Ghanaian, born Anyako, 1944)
Date: 2007
Medium: Found aluminum, copper wire, and plastic disks
Accession Number: 2008.121
Statue of a goddess, probably Nehemetaui or Nebethetepet
Date: 550–300 B.C.
Medium: cupreous alloy
Accession Number: 26.7.845
Menat necklace from Malqata
Date: ca. 1390–1353 B.C.
Medium: Faience, bronze or copper alloy, glass, agate, carnelian, lapis lazuli, turquoise
Accession Number: 11.215.450
Sculptural Element from a Reliquary Ensemble: Head (The Great Bieri)
Date: 19th–early 20th century
Accession Number: 1979.206.229
Head of an Oba
Date: 16th century
Accession Number: 1979.206.86
Queen Mother Pendant Mask: Iyoba
Date: 16th century
Accession Number: 1978.412.323
Bifolium from the "Nurse's Qur'an" (Mushaf al-Hadina)
Date: ca. A.H. 410/ A.D. 1019–20
Accession Number: 2007.191
Plaque: Warrior and Attendants
Date: 16th–17th century
Accession Number: 1990.332
Seated Male Figure
Date: mid to late 19th century
Accession Number: 1996.281
Nyonganyonga
Date: ca. 1900
Accession Number: 09.163.6
Kushite Pharaoh
Date: ca. 713–664 B.C.
Accession Number: 2002.8
Processional Cross
Ezra
Date: ca. 1500
Accession Number: 1999.103
Medallion with a Portrait of Gennadios
Date: 250–300
Accession Number: 26.258
Pair of Diviner's Figures
Date: 19th–mid-20th century
Accession Number: 1978.412.390-.391
Helmet Mask
Date: before 1880
Accession Number: 1978.412.560
Bracelet with Agathodaimon, Isis-Tyche, Aphrodite, and Terenouthis
Date: 1st century B.C.–A.D. 1st century
Accession Number: 23.2.1
Folio from the "Blue Qur'an"
Date: second half 9th–mid-10th century
Accession Number: 2004.88
Pectoral and Necklace of Sithathoryunet with the Name of Senwosret II
Date: ca. 1887–1878 B.C.
Accession Number: 16.1.3a, b
Eroro
Date: 19th century
Accession Number: 89.4.2604
Brazier of Sultan al-Malik al-Muzaffar Shams al-Din Yusuf ibn 'Umar
Date: second half 13th century
Accession Number: 91.1.540
Statuette of Amun
Date: ca. 945–712 B.C.
Accession Number: 26.7.1412
Ram's-head Amulet
Date: ca. 712–664 B.C.
Accession Number: 1989.281.98
Cat Statuette
Date: 332–30 B.C.
Accession Number: 56.16.1
Power Figure (Nkisi N'Kondi: Mangaaka)
Date: 19th century
Accession Number: 2008.30
Power Figure: Male (Nkisi)
Date: 19th–20th century
Accession Number: 1978.409
Ritual Statuette of Thutmose III
Date: ca. 1479–1425 B.C.
Accession Number: 1995.21
Face Mask (Kpeliye'e)
Date: 19th–mid-20th century
Accession Number: 1978.412.489
Dusasa II
El Anatsui
(Ghanaian, born Anyako, 1944)
Date: 2007
Accession Number: 2008.121
Statue of a goddess, probably Nehemetaui or Nebethetepet
Date: 550–300 B.C.
Accession Number: 26.7.845
Menat necklace from Malqata
Date: ca. 1390–1353 B.C.
Accession Number: 11.215.450
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