Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 2,444 of them are on view in the museum now. 81,666 of them are available online. There are 4,122 recent acquisitions. All of our collection records are living documents. They are frequently revised and enhanced.

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showing 24 works out of 184

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Palmyrene

Head of a Man, late 100s CE-early 200s CE
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German

Statue of a Bishop Saint, ca. 1500-1550
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Giambologna

River God (The Virile Age; The Euphrates), ca. 1575
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Roman

Male figure in the guise of Hermes, early 100s CE
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Greek

Female Figure, 2400 BCE - 2300 BCE
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Indian

Vishnu as Rama, ca. 1100
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Greek

Head of a woman, ca. 420 BCE
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Thai

Head of a Buddha, 700-900 CE
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Etruscan

Acrobat (probably the handle of a cista lid), 300sBCE-200s BCE
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Egyptian

Mummy Mask of a Woman, 50–100 CE
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Roman

Jug handle in the form of a panther devouring prey, 1st century CE-2nd century CE
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French

Tracery Arch, ca. 1300
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Roman

Portrait of Agrippina the Younger, ca. 40 CE