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    Coffin of Nesmin

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Coffin of Nesmin, ca.250 BCE
    Wood, gesso, gilding, and colored glass
    Length: 179.1 cm (70 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation and Mary B. Jackson Funds 38.206.2

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    Console table

    Unknown artist, French, France
    Console table, ca. 1740
    Oak, gesso, gilt,and marble
    95.3 x 152.4 x 66.7 cm (37 1/2 x 60 x 26 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Jack Linsky 56.025

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    Coffin and mummy of Nesmin

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Coffin and mummy of Nesmin, 250 BCE
    Coffin: wood, gesso, gilding, paint, and colored glass
    Length: 179.1 cm (70 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation and Mary B. Jackson Funds 38.206

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    Ptah-Sokar-Osiris

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Ptah-Sokar-Osiris, 332-30 BCE
    Wood, gesso, and paint
    Height: 86.4 cm (34 inches)
    Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Samir Moubayed 80.262.1

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    Head of Anubis

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Head of Anubis, around 946 BCE-CE 395
    Wood; gesso
    Anonymous gift 22.129

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    Bedroom

    Sarah McEneaney
    American, b.1955
    Bedroom, 1995
    egg tempera on gessoed wood
    74.9 x 98.4 cm (29 1/2 x 38 11/16 inches) (frame) Dimensions verified - Painting Inventory project 0
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2004.24.1

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    White Abstract: Wedding Kiss, Charles and Diana

    Keith Coventry
    English, b. 1958
    White Abstract: Wedding Kiss, Charles and Diana, 2001
    Oil on canvas, gesso, glass, and wood
    80 x 64.8 cm (31 1/2 x 25 inches)
    Richard Brown Baker Fund for Contemporary British Art 2008.41

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    Tank Top

    Sue McNally
    American, b. 1967
    Tank Top, Self Portrait as…, 2010
    Ink and gesso on paper
    28.9 x 38 cm (11 3/8 x 14 15/16 inches)
    Museum purchase in honor of Judith Tannenbaum, Gift of Dr. Joseph A. Chazan 2013.9.4