Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 2,178 of them are on view in the museum now. 82,912 of them are available online. There are 919 recent acquisitions. All of our collection records are living documents. They are frequently revised and enhanced.

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French

Tracery Arch, ca. 1300

Egyptian

Coffin for an ibis, 664-30 BCE or later

Thai

Gable Decoration of Rama, the Seventh Avatar of Vishnu, 1800s

German

The Virgin as the Woman of the Apocalypse, late 1400s

Ai Weiwei

Kui Hua Zi (Sun Flower Seeds), 2009

Joanne Tatham

Now This Has Reached the Limit Conditions of Its Own Rhetoric, 2005