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    Universal Mountain Censer

    Unknown artist, Chinese

    100–200 CE
    Universal Mountain Censer
    Earthenware with pigment
    26 x 20.5 x 18 cm (10 1/4 x 8 1/16 x 7 1/16 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 18.572

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    Incense Burner

    Unknown artist, Chinese

    100-200 CE
    Incense Burner
    Earthenware with pigment
    14.6 x 9.3 x 9 cm (5 3/4 x 3 11/16 x 3 9/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 34.023

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    Fragment from a Mural

    Unknown artist, Chinese

    16th–17th century
    Fragment from a Mural
    Clay, straw, fiber, and pigment
    167 x 106.4 cm (65 3/4 x 41 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Cornelius Ruxton Love 51.559

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    Paint Box

    Unknown artist, Egyptian

    1302–1070 BCE
    Paint Box
    Ceramic and pigment cakes
    5.8 x 22 x 5.5 cm (2 5/16 x 8 11/16 x 2 3/16 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1997.82

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    Yamantaka with His Consort

    Unknown artist, Tibetan

    19th century
    Yamantaka with His Consort
    Gilded copper alloy with traces of pigment
    17.1 x 15 x 7 cm (6 3/4 x 5 7/8 x 2 3/4 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.40

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    Dragon

    Unknown artist, Chinese

    400-600 CE
    Dragon
    Earthenware with traces of polychromy
    31.5 x 33 x 15 cm (12 3/8 x 13 x 5 7/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 30.005

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    Eleven-headed Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara

    Unknown artist, Tibetan

    17th - 19th century
    Eleven-headed Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara
    Gilded bronze with traces of pigment
    Figure: 32.5 x 16 x 7 cm (12 13/16 x 6 5/16 x 2 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Marshall H. Gould 49.383

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    Musician

    Unknown artist, Chinese

    Ca. 650-700 CE
    Musician
    Clay with pigment
    15 x 8.5 x 8 cm (5 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 3 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Houghton P. Metcalf 25.013

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    Musician

    Unknown artist, Chinese

    Ca. 650–700 CE
    Musician
    Clay with pigment
    15 x 12 x 8.5 cm (5 7/8 x 4 3/4 x 3 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Houghton P. Metcalf 25.014

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    Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara (Guanyin)

    Unknown artist, Chinese

    Ca.575 CE
    Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara (Guanyin)
    Stone with traces of pigment
    135 x 36.8 x 23 cm (53 1/8 x 14 1/2 x 9 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mr. John M. Crawford 1986.028

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    Raven rattle

    Unknown artist, Haida; North American Indian; Northwest Coast culture area; Tsimshian

    Before 1925
    Raven rattle
    Wood and pigments
    Museum Works of Art Fund 44.359

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    Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara (Guanyin)

    Unknown artist, Chinese

    Guanyin, 12th-13th Century
    Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara (Guanyin)
    Wood with pigment
    Height: 160 cm (63 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.92

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    Jar with Water, Plant, and Animal Motifs

    Unknown artist, Egyptian

    3450-3300 BCE
    Jar with Water, Plant, and Animal Motifs
    Ceramic (marl clay)
    Height: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2000.30

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    London

    Bill Brandt

    1953
    London
    Gelatin silver print
    Plate: 22.5 x 28.6 cm (8 7/8 x 11 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Manny and Skippy Gerard 2003.148.1

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    Untitled

    Oliver Gagliani

    1966
    Untitled
    Gelatin silver print
    Image/sheet: 19.7 x 19.7 cm (7 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Leland Rice 2003.152.2

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    The Flight into Egypt with Jacob fleeing Esau and David fleeing Saul, leaf from the blockbook Biblia Pauperum

    Unknown artist, Netherlandish

    Ca. 1460s
    The Flight into Egypt with Jacob fleeing Esau and David fleeing Saul, leaf from the blockbook Biblia Pauperum
    Woodcut printed in olive-brown ink and hand-colored in red, green, yellow, black, grey, and pink on laid paper
    Sheet: 27 x 19.7 cm (10 5/8 x 7 3/4 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2012.35