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Front Face of a Stela (Free-standing Stone with Relief)
Mesoamerica, Guatemala, Department of the Petén, El Perú (also known as Waka'), Maya people (AD 250-900), Classic Period
1967.29CCCC0
Daniel in the Lion's Den
France, Saint-Aignan-sur-Cher, 12th century
1962.247CCCC0
Panel with Royal Woman
Maya style, Mexico or Guatemala, Usumacinta River region, Classic Period, 250-900
1962.32CCCC0
Stele with Sakyamuni and Bodhisattvas
China, Hebei province, Eastern Wei dynasty
1914.567CCCC0
Stela Fragment
Mexico, Veracruz?, 600-950 AD
1959.334CCCC0
Stela Fragment
Mexico, Veracruz?, 600-950 AD
1959.334.aCCCC0
Stela Fragment
Mexico, Veracruz?, 600-950 AD
1959.334.bCCCC0
Kneeling Winged Monster
China, Hebei province, northern Xiangtangshan caves, North cave, Northern Qi dynasty
1957.360CCCC0
Veneration of the Buddha as a Fiery Pillar
Southern India, Andhra Pradesh, Amaravati, Satavahana Period
1943.72CCCC0
False Door of Nykara
Egypt, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Niuserra or slightly later, 2408-2377 BC
1964.91CCCC0
Trial Piece Worked on Both Sides
Egypt, probably Thebes, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1920.1975CCCC0
Trial Piece Worked on Both Sides
Egypt, probably Thebes, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1920.1975.aCCCC0
Trial Piece Worked on Both Sides
Egypt, probably Thebes, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1920.1975.bCCCC0
Nome Gods Bearing Offerings
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296), reign of Amenhotep III
1961.205CCCC0
Two Boats with Female Mourners
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.282CCCC0
Spearing Fish
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, late Dynasty 25 to early Dynasty 26
1949.499CCCC0
Relief of a King
Egypt, Late Period, Dynasty 26 or later
1920.1979CCCC0
Nome Gods Bearing Offerings
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296), reign of Amenhotep III
1976.51CCCC0
Columnar Figure of an Apostle
France, Champagne, Châlons-sur-Marne, 12th century
1919.38CCCC0
Men Bearing Tomb Equipment
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.284CCCC0
Mentuemhat in Ecclesiastical Dress
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, late Dynasty 25 to early Dynasty 26
1951.280CCCC0
Temple Relief of a Deity
Egypt, Greco-Roman Period, Late Dynasty30 to early Ptolemaic Dynasty
1972.45CCCC0
Block Statue of Djedbastetiufankh
Egypt, Late Period, late Dynasty 25 to early Dynasty 26
1914.661CCCC0
Engaged Capital with a Fantastic Creature and Three Birds
Western France, Bordelais, early 12th century
1968.34CCCC0
Seated Couple:  Mentuemhat's Ancestors
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1949.493CCCC0
Engaged Capital with a Supporting (Caryatidal) Figure Flanked by Lions
Western France, Vendée or Angoulême?, 12th century
1963.477CCCC0
Mentuemhat as Priest with Staff and Scepter
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1949.492CCCC0
Hitching Post
Iran, possibly Hamadan, 13th century
1944.481CCCC0
Well Head
Lombardic, Italy, Venice(?), Migration period
1916.1982CCCC0
Inscribed Tombstone of Shaikh al-Husain ibn...
Iran, Yazd, Seljuk Period, early 12th Century
1950.9CCCC0
Men Trussing an Ox
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.283CCCC0
Female Offering Bearer
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Dynasty 26
1949.496CCCC0
Marsh Scene with Cat and Birds
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1949.498CCCC0
Standing Guanyin
China, Tang dynasty
1966.364CCCC0
Head of an Apostle from the South Portal of the Cathedral of Thérouanne
Northern France (Pas-de-Calais), Thérouanne, 13th century
1978.56CCCC0
Head of an Apostle from the South Portal of the Cathedral of Thérouanne
Northern France (Pas-de-Calais), Thérouanne, 13th century
1978.56.1CCCC0
Head of an Apostle from the South Portal of the Cathedral of Thérouanne
Northern France (Pas-de-Calais), Thérouanne, 13th century
1978.56.2CCCC0
Balustrade Fragment with Animals
Iran, probably Hamadan, Ilkhanid period
1938.15CCCC0
Priests Performing Funeral Rites
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.286CCCC0
Fragment of a Lintel: Hapiu's Female Musicians
Egypt, Late Period, Dynasty 30
1914.542CCCC0
Small Head of a Man
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.285CCCC0
Sections of a Coffin Platform
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260CCCC0
Section of a Coffin Platform: Feline
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260.aCCCC0
Section of a Coffin Platform: Dragon
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260.eCCCC0
Two Offering Bearers
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, late Dynasty 25 to early Dynasty 26
1949.495CCCC0
Capital with Addorsed Quadrupeds
Southwest France, Languedoc, Toulouse (?), late 12th to early13th Centuries
1916.1981CCCC0
Mentuemhat in Ecclesiastical Dress
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, late Dynasty 25 to early Dynasty 26
1951.281CCCC0
Priests Performing Funeral Rites
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.287CCCC0
Head of King Userkaf
Egypt, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Userkaf
1979.2CCCC0
Domestic Shrine
Egypt, Probably Theban area, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Tutmosis III
1920.2002CCCC0
Statuette of a Lion
Egypt, Late Period, Dynasty 30 or later
1920.2001CCCC0
Male Offering Bearer
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Dynasty 26
1949.497CCCC0
Prophet and Lector-Priest with Offerings of Live Geese
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Dynasty 26
1949.494CCCC0
Lunette with Two Angels Supporting a Pendant Cross
Egypt, 5th century, Coptic period
1955.63CCCC0
Tomb Relief
Syria, Palmyra, 3rd century
1964.359CCCC0
Votive Relief of a King
Egypt, Greco-Roman Period, early Ptolemaic Dynasty
1914.665CCCC0
Ostracon: Ramesses II Suckled by a Goddess
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19, reign of Ramesses II, 1279-1213 BC
1987.156CCCC0
Worshippers Giving Offerings to the Bodhi Tree
Southern India, Andhra Pradesh, Amaravati, Satavahana Period
1970.43CCCC0
Double-Sided Votive Relief
Egypt, Greco-Roman period, early Ptolemaic Dynasty
1914.666CCCC0
Double-Sided Votive Relief
Egypt, Greco-Roman period, early Ptolemaic Dynasty
1914.666.aCCCC0
Double-Sided Votive Relief
Egypt, Greco-Roman period, early Ptolemaic Dynasty
1914.666.bCCCC0
Seated Ruler
North Syria, possibly the area of Ebla, 2000-1700 BC
1969.37CCCC0
Crowned Female Head (Fragment)
France, Champagne, 15th century
1925.1194CCCC0
Head of Buddha
China, Hebei province, northern Xiangtangshan caves, South cave, Northern Qi dynasty
1923.97CCCC0
Relief of Hermes and Ares
Greece, 3rd Century BC
1927.436CCCC0
Engaged Capital with Windblown Acanthus
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.111CCCC0
Bust of Buddha
Central Thailand, Dvaravati, Mon-Dvaravati style, 7th-9th Century
1969.56CCCC0
Engaged Capital with Animals
Egypt, 5th - 6th centuries, Coptic period
1955.64CCCC0
Relief of Men Bringing Desert Animals
Egypt, Saqqara, Old Kingdom, Early Dynasty 6, 2311-2140 BC
1930.734CCCC0
Capital with Acanthus and Crosses
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.110CCCC0
Engaged Capital with Human Figures and Foliage
Egypt, 4th - 5th centuries, Coptic period
1955.61CCCC0
Capital with Addorsed Harpies
Southwest France, Languedoc, Toulouse (?), 13th century
1916.1983CCCC0
Votive Head of a King
Egypt, Early Ptolemaic Dynasty, probably reign of Ptolemy II
1920.1999CCCC0
Fragment of a Goat's Head
Greece, Attic, late 6th Century BC
1926.538CCCC0
Virgin and Child
France, Loire Valley, 14th century
1962.28CCCC0
Bull Procession Cup
Sumerian, Iraq, c. 3100-2900 BC
1982.1CCCC0
Procession of Nobles
Syria, Palmyra
1970.15©
Amida Buddha
China, Sui dynasty
1964.152CCCC0
Head of an Apostle
Southwestern France, Toulouse?, 14th century
1960.170CCCC0
Engaged Capital
Southern France, Abbey of Larreule, near Tarbes, 15th century
1916.2052.2CCCC0
Engaged Capital
Southern France, Abbey of Larreule, near Tarbes, 15th century
1916.2052.4CCCC0
Engaged Capital with Birds and Dragons
Western France, Bordelais or Dordogne, late 12th Century
1916.1985CCCC0
Relief of Agricultural Scenes
Egypt, Saqqara, Old Kingdom, early Dynasty 6, 2311-2140 BC
1930.736CCCC0
Capital with Dragons
Southwest France, Languedoc, Toulouse (?), 13th century
1916.1984CCCC0
Pediment with an Eagle
Egypt, 5th century, Coptic period
1955.62CCCC0
Enthroned Virgin with the Writing Christ Child
Franco-Netherlandish, active Paris(?), 15th century
1970.13CCCC0
Seated Pair Statue
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Tuthmosis III, 1479-1425 BC
1920.2003CCCC0
Fragment of a Capital with Scenes from Mary’s Infancy
workshop of The Cathedral of Monopoli (Italian)
1955.556CCCC0
Frieze with Foliage and Grapes
Egypt, 4th - 5th centuries, Coptic period
1955.60CCCC0
Tomb Relief of the Chief Physician Amenhotep and Family
Egypt, Asyut, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19, reign of Ramesses II, 1279-1213 BC
1963.100CCCC0
Standing Virgin
follower of Claus de Werve (Netherlandish, 1380-1439)
1986.92CCCC0
Seated Scribe of Medthu
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC), reign of Tutmosis III
1920.2004CCCC0
Stele of Shemai
Egypt, Aswan, Qubbet el-Hawa, excavations of Lady William Cecil, 1904, "Cecil Tombs," no. 28, Middle Kingdom, early Dynasty 12, probably reign of Sesostris I
1921.1017CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Front Face of a Stela (Free-standing Stone with Relief)
Mesoamerica, Guatemala, Department of the Petén, El Perú (also known as Waka'), Maya people (AD 250-900), Classic Period
1967.29LimestoneOverall: 274.4 x 182.3 cm (108 1/16 x 71 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Daniel in the Lion's Den
France, Saint-Aignan-sur-Cher, 12th century
1962.247LimestoneOverall: 72.4 x 68.6 x 36.2 cm (28 1/2 x 27 x 14 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Panel with Royal Woman
Maya style, Mexico or Guatemala, Usumacinta River region, Classic Period, 250-900
1962.32LimestoneOverall: 60.4 x 69.8 cm (23 3/4 x 27 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Stele with Sakyamuni and Bodhisattvas
China, Hebei province, Eastern Wei dynasty
1914.567LimestoneOverall: 77.5 x 44.4 cm (30 1/2 x 17 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Stela Fragment
Mexico, Veracruz?, 600-950 AD
1959.334LimestoneEach: 31.8 x 30.8 x 12.2 cm (12 1/2 x 12 1/8 x 4 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James C. GruenerCCCC0
Stela Fragment
Mexico, Veracruz?, 600-950 AD
1959.334.aLimestoneOverall: 31.8 x 30.8 x 12.2 cm (12 1/2 x 12 1/8 x 4 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James C. GruenerCCCC0
Stela Fragment
Mexico, Veracruz?, 600-950 AD
1959.334.bLimestoneOverall: 31.8 x 30.8 x 12.2 cm (12 1/2 x 12 1/8 x 4 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James C. GruenerCCCC0
Kneeling Winged Monster
China, Hebei province, northern Xiangtangshan caves, North cave, Northern Qi dynasty
1957.360LimestoneOverall: 75 x 63.6 cm (29 1/2 x 25 1/16 in.)The Fanny Tewksbury King CollectionCCCC0
Veneration of the Buddha as a Fiery Pillar
Southern India, Andhra Pradesh, Amaravati, Satavahana Period
1943.72LimestoneOverall: 59 cm (23 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
False Door of Nykara
Egypt, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Niuserra or slightly later, 2408-2377 BC
1964.91LimestoneOverall: 168 x 111.5 x 6 cm (66 1/8 x 43 7/8 x 2 3/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Trial Piece Worked on Both Sides
Egypt, probably Thebes, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1920.1975LimestoneOverall: 34.4 x 24 x 7 cm (13 9/16 x 9 7/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Trial Piece Worked on Both Sides
Egypt, probably Thebes, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1920.1975.aLimestoneOverall: 34.4 x 24 x 7 cm (13 9/16 x 9 7/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Trial Piece Worked on Both Sides
Egypt, probably Thebes, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1920.1975.bLimestoneOverall: 34.4 x 24 x 7 cm (13 9/16 x 9 7/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Nome Gods Bearing Offerings
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296), reign of Amenhotep III
1961.205Painted limestoneOverall: 66 x 133 cm (26 x 52 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Two Boats with Female Mourners
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.282LimestoneOverall: 58.2 x 91 cm (22 15/16 x 35 13/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Spearing Fish
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, late Dynasty 25 to early Dynasty 26
1949.499LimestoneOverall: 26.4 x 25.8 cm (10 3/8 x 10 3/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Relief of a King
Egypt, Late Period, Dynasty 26 or later
1920.1979LimestoneOverall: 28.7 x 17.2 cm (11 5/16 x 6 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Nome Gods Bearing Offerings
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296), reign of Amenhotep III
1976.51Painted limestoneOverall: 66 x 133 cm (26 x 52 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Columnar Figure of an Apostle
France, Champagne, Châlons-sur-Marne, 12th century
1919.38LimestoneOverall: 97.8 x 24.1 cm (38 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Men Bearing Tomb Equipment
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.284LimestoneOverall: 47 x 57.9 cm (18 1/2 x 22 13/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Mentuemhat in Ecclesiastical Dress
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, late Dynasty 25 to early Dynasty 26
1951.280LimestoneOverall: 104.1 x 46 cm (41 x 18 1/8 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Temple Relief of a Deity
Egypt, Greco-Roman Period, Late Dynasty30 to early Ptolemaic Dynasty
1972.45LimestoneOverall: 47.3 x 41 cm (18 5/8 x 16 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Block Statue of Djedbastetiufankh
Egypt, Late Period, late Dynasty 25 to early Dynasty 26
1914.661LimestoneOverall: 26.1 x 14 x 19.2 cm (10 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 7 9/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Engaged Capital with a Fantastic Creature and Three Birds
Western France, Bordelais, early 12th century
1968.34LimestoneOverall: 53.7 x 50.8 x 74.9 cm (21 1/8 x 20 x 29 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Seated Couple:  Mentuemhat's Ancestors
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1949.493LimestoneOverall: 57.3 x 53 cm (22 9/16 x 20 7/8 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Engaged Capital with a Supporting (Caryatidal) Figure Flanked by Lions
Western France, Vendée or Angoulême?, 12th century
1963.477LimestoneOverall: 34.3 x 47 x 34.3 cm (13 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Mentuemhat as Priest with Staff and Scepter
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1949.492LimestoneOverall: 85.2 x 46 cm (33 9/16 x 18 1/8 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Hitching Post
Iran, possibly Hamadan, 13th century
1944.481LimestoneOverall: 62.9 x 65.8 cm (24 3/4 x 25 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Well Head
Lombardic, Italy, Venice(?), Migration period
1916.1982LimestoneOverall: 66.7 x 77.5 x 79.4 cm (26 1/4 x 30 1/2 x 31 1/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Inscribed Tombstone of Shaikh al-Husain ibn...
Iran, Yazd, Seljuk Period, early 12th Century
1950.9LimestoneOverall: 65 x 42.6 cm (25 9/16 x 16 3/4 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Men Trussing an Ox
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.283LimestoneOverall: 38.4 x 55.6 cm (15 1/8 x 21 7/8 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Female Offering Bearer
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Dynasty 26
1949.496LimestoneOverall: 28 x 21.4 cm (11 x 8 7/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Marsh Scene with Cat and Birds
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1949.498LimestoneOverall: 38 x 41.7 cm (14 15/16 x 16 7/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Standing Guanyin
China, Tang dynasty
1966.364LimestoneOverall: 170.8 cm (67 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Head of an Apostle from the South Portal of the Cathedral of Thérouanne
Northern France (Pas-de-Calais), Thérouanne, 13th century
1978.56Oolitic limestoneOverall: 41.9 x 30.4 x 32.4 cm (16 1/2 x 11 15/16 x 12 3/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Head of an Apostle from the South Portal of the Cathedral of Thérouanne
Northern France (Pas-de-Calais), Thérouanne, 13th century
1978.56.1Oolitic limestoneOverall: 41.9 x 30.4 x 32.4 cm (16 1/2 x 11 15/16 x 12 3/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Head of an Apostle from the South Portal of the Cathedral of Thérouanne
Northern France (Pas-de-Calais), Thérouanne, 13th century
1978.56.2Oolitic limestoneOverall: 47.6 x 31.8 x 37.8 cm (18 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 14 7/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Balustrade Fragment with Animals
Iran, probably Hamadan, Ilkhanid period
1938.15LimestoneOverall: 66.7 x 83.8 x 10.6 cm (26 1/4 x 33 x 4 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Priests Performing Funeral Rites
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.286LimestoneOverall: 36.2 x 48.2 cm (14 1/4 x 19 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Lintel: Hapiu's Female Musicians
Egypt, Late Period, Dynasty 30
1914.542LimestoneOverall: 27.2 x 3.5 cm (10 11/16 x 1 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Small Head of a Man
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.285LimestoneOverall: 20.4 x 15 cm (8 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Sections of a Coffin Platform
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260LimestoneOverall: 45.7 x 211.4 x 10.8 cm (18 x 83 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.); Panel: 45.7 x 27.3 x 10.8 cm (18 x 10 3/4 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar LangeCCCC0
Section of a Coffin Platform: Feline
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260.aLimestoneOverall: 45.7 x 211.4 x 10.8 cm (18 x 83 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.); Panel: 45.7 x 27.3 x 10.8 cm (18 x 10 3/4 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar LangeCCCC0
Section of a Coffin Platform: Dragon
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260.eLimestoneOverall: 45.7 x 211.4 x 10.8 cm (18 x 83 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.); Panel: 45.7 x 26.3 x 10.8 cm (18 x 10 3/8 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar LangeCCCC0
Two Offering Bearers
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, late Dynasty 25 to early Dynasty 26
1949.495LimestoneOverall: 35.7 x 42 cm (14 1/16 x 16 9/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Capital with Addorsed Quadrupeds
Southwest France, Languedoc, Toulouse (?), late 12th to early13th Centuries
1916.1981LimestoneOverall: 32.7 x 39.4 x 27.7 cm (12 7/8 x 15 1/2 x 10 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Mentuemhat in Ecclesiastical Dress
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, late Dynasty 25 to early Dynasty 26
1951.281LimestoneOverall: 103.5 x 51.8 cm (40 3/4 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Priests Performing Funeral Rites
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Late Dynasty 25 to Early Dynasty 26
1951.287LimestoneOverall: 36.1 x 37.5 cm (14 3/16 x 14 3/4 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Head of King Userkaf
Egypt, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Userkaf
1979.2Painted limestoneOverall: 6.5 x 7.2 cm (2 9/16 x 2 13/16 in.); Face: 4.8 x 4.8 cm (1 7/8 x 1 7/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Domestic Shrine
Egypt, Probably Theban area, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Tutmosis III
1920.2002Limestone, originally paintedOverall: 42.4 x 27.4 x 9 cm (16 11/16 x 10 13/16 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Statuette of a Lion
Egypt, Late Period, Dynasty 30 or later
1920.2001LimestoneOverall: 13.8 x 12 cm (5 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Male Offering Bearer
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Dynasty 26
1949.497LimestoneOverall: 35.3 x 21.1 cm (13 7/8 x 8 5/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Prophet and Lector-Priest with Offerings of Live Geese
Egypt, Thebes, Late Period, Dynasty 26
1949.494LimestoneOverall: 36.8 x 36.6 cm (14 1/2 x 14 7/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Lunette with Two Angels Supporting a Pendant Cross
Egypt, 5th century, Coptic period
1955.63LimestoneOverall: 25.4 x 61 x 21.3 cm (10 x 24 x 8 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Tomb Relief
Syria, Palmyra, 3rd century
1964.359LimestoneOverall: 55.3 x 73.7 x 18.5 cm (21 3/4 x 29 x 7 5/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Votive Relief of a King
Egypt, Greco-Roman Period, early Ptolemaic Dynasty
1914.665LimestoneOverall: 13.6 x 8.9 x 1.8 cm (5 3/8 x 3 1/2 x 11/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Ostracon: Ramesses II Suckled by a Goddess
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19, reign of Ramesses II, 1279-1213 BC
1987.156Painted limestoneOverall: 31.2 x 18.2 x 3.3 cm (12 5/16 x 7 3/16 x 1 5/16 in.)Given in honor of James N. Sherwin, Trustee 1957-1971CCCC0
Worshippers Giving Offerings to the Bodhi Tree
Southern India, Andhra Pradesh, Amaravati, Satavahana Period
1970.43LimestoneOverall: 80 x 57.1 cm (31 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Double-Sided Votive Relief
Egypt, Greco-Roman period, early Ptolemaic Dynasty
1914.666LimestoneOverall: 8.3 x 6.5 x 1.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 9/16 x 9/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Double-Sided Votive Relief
Egypt, Greco-Roman period, early Ptolemaic Dynasty
1914.666.aLimestoneOverall: 8.3 x 6.5 x 1.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 9/16 x 9/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Double-Sided Votive Relief
Egypt, Greco-Roman period, early Ptolemaic Dynasty
1914.666.bLimestoneOverall: 8.3 x 6.5 x 1.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 9/16 x 9/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Seated Ruler
North Syria, possibly the area of Ebla, 2000-1700 BC
1969.37Limestone with shell inclusionsOverall: 66.7 x 38.2 x 54.6 cm (26 1/4 x 15 1/16 x 21 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Crowned Female Head (Fragment)
France, Champagne, 15th century
1925.1194LimestoneOverall: 21.6 x 18.8 x 15.2 cm (8 1/2 x 7 3/8 x 6 in.)Gift of René GimpelCCCC0
Head of Buddha
China, Hebei province, northern Xiangtangshan caves, South cave, Northern Qi dynasty
1923.97LimestoneOverall: 62.2 x 54.6 cm (24 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)Gift of C. T. LooCCCC0
Relief of Hermes and Ares
Greece, 3rd Century BC
1927.436LimestoneOverall: 32.7 cm (12 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Engaged Capital with Windblown Acanthus
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.111LimestoneOverall: 51.1 x 76.9 x 75 cm (20 1/8 x 30 1/4 x 29 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Bust of Buddha
Central Thailand, Dvaravati, Mon-Dvaravati style, 7th-9th Century
1969.56LimestoneOverall: 60.6 x 34.3 cm (23 7/8 x 13 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Engaged Capital with Animals
Egypt, 5th - 6th centuries, Coptic period
1955.64LimestoneOverall: 21 x 34.3 x 23.2 cm (8 1/4 x 13 1/2 x 9 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Relief of Men Bringing Desert Animals
Egypt, Saqqara, Old Kingdom, Early Dynasty 6, 2311-2140 BC
1930.734LimestoneOverall: 36.5 x 161.2 cm (14 3/8 x 63 7/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Capital with Acanthus and Crosses
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.110LimestoneOverall: 53.4 x 75 x 76.2 cm (21 x 29 1/2 x 30 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Engaged Capital with Human Figures and Foliage
Egypt, 4th - 5th centuries, Coptic period
1955.61LimestoneOverall: 55.9 x 76.2 x 33 cm (22 x 30 x 13 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Section of a Dharani Pillar
China, Tang dynasty
1929.983LimestoneOverall: 50.2 x 40.4 cm (19 3/4 x 15 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Capital with Addorsed Harpies
Southwest France, Languedoc, Toulouse (?), 13th century
1916.1983LimestoneOverall: 23.5 x 28 x 23.2 cm (9 1/4 x 11 x 9 1/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Votive Head of a King
Egypt, Early Ptolemaic Dynasty, probably reign of Ptolemy II
1920.1999LimestoneOverall: 21.6 x 16.5 cm (8 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of a Goat's Head
Greece, Attic, late 6th Century BC
1926.538LimestoneOverall: 35 cm (13 3/4 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr.CCCC0
Virgin and Child
France, Loire Valley, 14th century
1962.28Limestone with traces of polychromyOverall: 135.3 x 41.3 x 30.5 cm (53 1/4 x 16 1/4 x 12 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bull Procession Cup
Sumerian, Iraq, c. 3100-2900 BC
1982.1Gray limestoneDiameter: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.); Overall: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Procession of Nobles
Syria, Palmyra
1970.15LimestoneOverall: 57.7 x 120.7 x 34.5 cm (22 11/16 x 47 1/2 x 13 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Amida Buddha
China, Sui dynasty
1964.152Limestone with traces of polychromyOverall: 51.4 x 20.3 cm (20 1/4 x 8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Head of an Apostle
Southwestern France, Toulouse?, 14th century
1960.170Limestone, with traces of polychromyOverall: 36.2 x 24.2 x 20.4 cm (14 1/4 x 9 1/2 x 8 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Engaged Capital
Southern France, Abbey of Larreule, near Tarbes, 15th century
1916.2052.2LimestoneOverall: 38.8 x 53.3 x 30.5 cm (15 1/4 x 21 x 12 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Engaged Capital
Southern France, Abbey of Larreule, near Tarbes, 15th century
1916.2052.4LimestoneOverall: 39.4 x 53.3 x 33 cm (15 1/2 x 21 x 13 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Engaged Capital with Birds and Dragons
Western France, Bordelais or Dordogne, late 12th Century
1916.1985LimestoneOverall: 28 x 26.1 x 20.7 cm (11 x 10 1/4 x 8 1/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of a Wall Decoration from the Palace of Xerxes: "Guardsman" in...
Achaemenid, Iran, Persepolis, 5th Century BC
1943.279Gray limestoneOverall: 53 x 43.6 cm (20 7/8 x 17 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Relief of Agricultural Scenes
Egypt, Saqqara, Old Kingdom, early Dynasty 6, 2311-2140 BC
1930.736Painted limestoneOverall: 92.5 x 173.8 cm (36 7/16 x 68 7/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Capital with Dragons
Southwest France, Languedoc, Toulouse (?), 13th century
1916.1984LimestoneOverall: 33.4 x 35.6 x 28.6 cm (13 1/8 x 14 x 11 1/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Pediment with an Eagle
Egypt, 5th century, Coptic period
1955.62LimestoneOverall: 30.2 x 71.9 x 29.4 cm (11 7/8 x 28 5/16 x 11 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Keystone of an Arch: Female Bust within a Medallion Supported by Angels
Egypt, 5th century, Coptic period
1955.67LimestoneOverall: 22.3 x 63.7 x 12.1 cm (8 3/4 x 25 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Enthroned Virgin with the Writing Christ Child
Franco-Netherlandish, active Paris(?), 15th century
1970.13Limestone with polychromy and gildingOverall: 44.8 x 31.5 x 15 cm (17 5/8 x 12 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Seated Pair Statue
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Tuthmosis III, 1479-1425 BC
1920.2003Painted limestoneOverall: 39 x 21 x 25.2 cm (15 3/8 x 8 1/4 x 9 15/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of a Capital with Scenes from Mary’s Infancy
workshop of The Cathedral of Monopoli (Italian)
1955.556Fine-grained limestoneWithout base: 26.7 x 33 x 22.9 cm (10 1/2 x 13 x 9 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Frieze with Foliage and Grapes
Egypt, 4th - 5th centuries, Coptic period
1955.60LimestoneOverall: 35.3 x 111.2 cm (13 7/8 x 43 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Tomb Relief of the Chief Physician Amenhotep and Family
Egypt, Asyut, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19, reign of Ramesses II, 1279-1213 BC
1963.100Limestone with traces of paintOverall: 128 x 119.5 cm (50 3/8 x 47 1/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Standing Virgin
follower of Claus de Werve (Netherlandish, 1380-1439)
1986.92Painted and gilded limestoneOverall: 104.8 cm (41 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Seated Scribe of Medthu
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC), reign of Tutmosis III
1920.2004Limestone, originally paintedOverall: 30.5 x 18.9 x 24.1 cm (12 x 7 7/16 x 9 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Stele of Shemai
Egypt, Aswan, Qubbet el-Hawa, excavations of Lady William Cecil, 1904, "Cecil Tombs," no. 28, Middle Kingdom, early Dynasty 12, probably reign of Sesostris I
1921.1017Painted limestoneOverall: 83.4 x 87.4 cm (32 13/16 x 34 7/16 in.)Gift of Edward S. HarknessCCCC0