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Ancient Mediterranean Art

Ancient Mediterranean Art
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Mosaic from the House of Menander with Zeus
Roman
3rd - 4th century
40.181.1
Funerary Portrait
Egyptian
1st - 2nd century
50.62
Female figure
Cycladic
ca. 2500 B.C.
64.126
Bes
Egyptian, Roman period
1st century B.C. - 1st century A.D.
47.86
Head from a statue of Pharaoh Thutmosis III
Egyptian
mid-15th century B.C.
52.70
Mirror with scene of the Judgment of Paris
Etruscan
4th - 3rd century B.C.
48.36
Attic tetradrachm
Greek, Macedonia (modern Greece, Bulgaria, Macedonia)
324-323 B.C.
56.215
Attic decadrachm with quadriga (obv.) and head of Arethusa (rev.)
Greek, Syracuse, after Evainetos (active 415 - 390 B.C.)
ca. 380 B.C.
56.231
Head of a woman (Arsinoe II or Arsinoe III)
Egyptian, Alexandria
3rd century B.C.
50.42
Cosmetic bottle
Egyptian
5th-4th century B.C.
33.174
Head of an African
Roman
ca. 2nd century
67.127
Relief from Imperial Reception Hall with servant bearing wine
Achaemenid, Persepolis, (modern Iran)
ca. 500 B.C.
40.49
Votive figure
Sumerian
ca. 2900 - 2500 B.C.
41.34
Relief with Ptolemy II making an offering to a god
Egyptian, Behbeit el Hagara
285-246 B.C.
47.57
Stamnos (jug) with Quadriga Racing
Greek, Attica
late 6th century B.C.
66.47
Cinerary urn
Roman
1st - 2nd century
56.64
Pyramidion of Hori
Egyptian, Abu Tig, New Kingdom
ca. 1350 B.C.
48.186
Lion
Roman
1st century B.C.-1st century
61.17
Hydria (water jar)
Nausicaa Painter
ca. 450 B.C.
68.6
Jug
Cypriot
8th-6th century B.C.
55.27
Bas-Relief Fragment
Assyrian
ca. 670 B.C.
46.49
Stele of Chaywet
Egyptian
ca. 2250 - 2000 B.C.
47.64
Jar
Egyptian
57.65
Aphrodite (after Praxiteles)
Greek
2nd - 1st century B.C.
70.105
Horse
Greek, Geometric Style
8th century BCE
77.12
Seated figure
Egyptian
ca. 2000 B.C.
44.34
Kudurru (Boundary Stone)
Babylonian
ca. 1300 B.C.
48.45
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