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Luxor Temple

The Luxor Temple in Luxor, Egypt, built around 1400 BCE during the New Kingdom era.

Bust of Queen Nefertiti

The Nefertiti Bust is a 3,300-year-old painted limestone bust of Nefertiti, the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten and one of the most copied works of ancient Egypt. Owing to the work, Nefertiti has become one of the most famous women of the ancient world, and an icon of feminine beauty. The work is believed to have been crafted in 1345 BC by the sculptor Thutmose.

Yena Head for Yam Ceremony

Head for Yam ceremony (Yena)

Date: 19th-early 20th century
Geography: Papua New Guinea, Washkuk Hills, Tongwindjamb village, Middle Sepik River region
Culture: Kwoma people
Medium: Ceramic, paint
Dimensions: H. 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1969
Accession Number: 1978.412.859

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