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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Chinese

Ritual Knife, 1122-255 BCE
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French

Tracery Arch, ca. 1300
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Egyptian

Ripple-flaked Knife, 3450-3200 BCE
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Egyptian

vase, ca. 3150 BCE-ca. 2600 BCE
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Egyptian

vase, ca. 3150 BCE-ca. 2600 BCE
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Egyptian

vase stand, ca. 3150 BCE-ca. 2600 BCE
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Egyptian

knife (cutting tool), 5000-3700 BCE