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Luxor Temple

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

Dome of the Rock

The Dome of the Rock, al-Aqsa Mosque, the Old City, Jerusalem, Israel. Inside is the place where the prophet Muhammad (PBUH) ascended to Heaven, according to legend.

Ritual Seat for a Noble, Osa' Osa

Ritual Seat for a Noble (Osa' osa)

Date: 19th century
Geography: Indonesia, Sumatra, Gomo and Tae River region
Culture: Ono Niha people
Medium: Stone
Dimensions: H. 27 1/4 x W. 50 x D. 30 1/4 in. (69.2 x 127 x 76.8 cm)
Classification: Stone-Sculpture
Credit Line: Gift of Jean Paul and Monique Barbier-Mueller, 1988
Accession Number: 1988.125.1

Guardian Lions, Northern Qi Dynasty

Pair of Guardian Lions

Period: Northern Qi dynasty (550-577)
Date: mid-6th century
Culture: China
Medium: Limestone
Dimensions: H. 25 3/4 in. (65.4 cm); W. 22 in. (55.9 cm); D. 23 in. (58.4 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number: 30.66.2

Marble Head of Herakles

Marble head of Herakles
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Period: Imperial
Date: 1st century A.D.
Culture: Roman
Medium: Marble, Parian ?
Dimensions: H. 13 1/8 in. (33.3 cm)
Classification: Stone Sculpture
Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1927
Accession Number: 27.122.18
This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 162

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Bust of a Female Deity

Bust of a Female Deity

Date: 8th-9th century
Culture: India (Madhya Pradesh, Gwalior)
Medium: Stone
Dimensions: H. 18 1/2 in. (47 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Perry J. Lewis, 1987
Accession Number: 1987.418.1

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