Roman bronze ornament in the form of a seated male sphinx, c. 27 B.C. – A.D. 14. | The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Bronze ornament in the form of a seated male sphinx Roman Date: ca. 14 The Metropolitan Museum

Terracotta lekythos (oil flask) in the form of a sphinx  Period:     Late Classical Date:     ca. 380-360 B.C. Culture:     Greek, Attic

Terracotta lekythos (oil flask) in the form of a sphinx Period:Late Classical Date:ca. Culture:Greek, Attic Medium:Terracotta Dimensions:H.) Classification:Vases Credit Line:Rogers Fund, 1906 Accession

Roman, Augustan ca. 27 B.C.-A.D. 14  The ornament, originally clad in silver, served as a furniture attachment or, more likely, as part of a candelabrum or a stand for a censer or bowl. Egyptianizing decorative arts were especially popular in Rome in the years after the defeat of Mark Antony and Cleopatra in 31 B.C. Other examples can be seen on the wall paintings from the villa at Boscotrecase, also displayed in this gallery.

Roman, Augustan ca. 27 B.C.-A.D. 14 The ornament, originally clad in silver, served as a furniture attachment or, more likely, as part of a candelabrum or a stand for a censer or bowl. Egyptianizing decorative arts were especially popular in Rome in the years after the defeat of Mark Antony and Cleopatra in 31 B.C. Other examples can be seen on the wall paintings from the villa at Boscotrecase, also displayed in this gallery.

Sadigh Gallerys Ancient Greek Bronze Sphinx 400  BC

Bronze reclining sphinx with an elaborate braided coiffure, the braided necklace draping across her naked breasts, a small rectangular platform resting on her back. Green patina and a light earthen patina on its surface. 400 BC ½” x 2 ½”)

Pole Top: Gilgamesh with Two Animals Date: 800-600 B.C. Iran - Luristan

ancientpeoples: “ Pole Top: Gilgamesh with Two Animals B. x x cm) Bronze Iran This bronze figurine, usually described as a standard finial,.

Terre cuite et pigments. Lacune et cassures, belle conservation. Grande Grèce, Canossa, Art Hellénistique, IIIe-IIe siècle av. J.-C.

Terre cuite et pigments. Lacune et cassures, belle conservation.

PERÚ - Huaco (cerámica), representación de una lechuza o búho, de la cultura o pre reino Moche. -Jhabich

Owl Stirrup Spout Bottle Peru, Moche culture, century Ceramic, x Metropolitan Musuem,

Roman bronze balsamarium. 2nd century A.D. With plastic decor of two rows of concentric circles, 12 cm high. Private collection

With plastic decor of two rows of concentric circles, 12 cm high.

Lime Pot in the Shape of a Cat Cambodia, 11th-12th century The Metropolitan Museum of Art

virtual-artifacts: “Lime Pot in the Shape of Cat Period: Khmer Empire Date: century Culture: Cambodia Medium: Glazed pottery with incised decoration Dimensions: H.

Picture-Gallery---Anatolia--- Sphinx furniture ornament from the Levant or southern Anatolia,possibly  Qatna. Dated ca  1600 BC Louvre Museum

Sphinx furniture ornament Late Middle Bronze Age, circa 1600 BC Levant or southern Anatolia (Qatna?

Olmec opossum vessel

Olmec Earthenware Plastic Vessel in the Form of an Opossum by Ancient Art, via…

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