Antiquities

 (1403 works)

  • Inner anthropoid coffin of Tjeseb
    Title
    Inner anthropoid coffin of Tjeseb
    Production date
    747 BC-589 BC
    Artist/Maker
    EGYPT
    Medium
    gessoed and painted wood, linen
    Accession number
    D146-1982
    Credit Line
    Purchased from the Trustees of the Exhibitions Building
  • Jar
    Title
    Jar
    Production date
    3500 BC-3410 BC
    Artist/Maker
    EGYPT, Diospolis Parva, Cemetery B
    Medium
    marl clay
    Accession number
    747-D2
    Credit Line
    Presented by the Committee of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1899
  • Flask
    Title
    Flask
    Production date
    3rd century AD
    Artist/Maker
    EAST MEDITERRANEAN
    Medium
    glass
    Accession number
    3946-D3
    Credit Line
    Bequest of Howard Spensley, 1939
  • Demotic mortuary stela
    Title
    Demotic mortuary stela
    Production date
    332 BC-100 AD
    Artist/Maker
    EGYPT
    Medium
    limestone
    Accession number
    794-D2
    Credit Line
    Presented by the Committee of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1899
  • Door jamb from the tomb of Mehi
    Title
    Door jamb from the tomb of Mehi
    Production date
    2236 BC-2143 BC
    Artist/Maker
    EGYPT, Saqqara, tomb of Mehi
    Medium
    limestone
    Accession number
    D82A-1982
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1939
  • Bottle flask
    Title
    Bottle flask
    Production date
    late 3rd century AD-early 4th century AD
    Artist/Maker
    EAST MEDITERRANEAN
    Medium
    glass
    Accession number
    D29-1971
    Credit Line
    Gift of the Australian Institute of Archaeology, 1967
  • Mortuary stela from the tomb of 'Iti
    Title
    Mortuary stela from the tomb of 'Iti
    Production date
    late First Intermediate Period, early Dynasty XI 2125 BC-2055 BC
    Artist/Maker
    EGYPT, Nag ed-Der
    Medium
    limestone, pigment
    Accession number
    D84-1982
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1939
  • Lekythos (Attic red-figure ware)
    Title
    Lekythos (Attic red-figure ware)
    Production date
    450 BC
    Artist/Maker
    GREECE, Attica
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    D394-1980
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1980
  • Pelike (Apulian red-figure ware)
    Title
    Pelike (Apulian red-figure ware)
    Production date
    420 BC
    Artist/Maker
    ITALY, Apulia; The Painter of the Berlin Dancing Girl (attributed to)
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    1391-D5
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1966
  • Geometric wreath mosaic
    Title
    Geometric wreath mosaic
    Production date
    (mid 4th century AD-late 4th century AD)
    Artist/Maker
    NORTH COAST OF AFRICA, (Carthage)
    Medium
    stone, mortar
    Accession number
    2006.33
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2006
  • Comb
    Title
    Comb
    Production date
    1650 BC-1550 BC
    Artist/Maker
    EGYPT, Matmar, grave 31/5002
    Medium
    ivory
    Accession number
    3362C-D3
    Credit Line
    Presented by Guy Brunton on behalf of the British Museum, 1932
  • Jar
    Title
    Jar
    Production date
    Predynastic Period, Naqada II 3500 BC-3200 BC
    Artist/Maker
    EGYPT, Matmar, Grave 3005
    Medium
    Nile silt clay
    Accession number
    3354B-D3
    Credit Line
    Presented by Guy Brunton on behalf of the British Museum, 1932
  • Psykter amphora (Chalkidian black-figure ware)
    Title
    Psykter amphora (Chalkidian black-figure ware)
    Production date
    540 BC
    Artist/Maker
    GREECE, Chalkis / ITALY; THE INSCRIPTIONS PAINTER (attributed to)
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    1643.a-b-D4
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1956
  • Canopic chest
    Title
    Canopic chest
    Production date
    Ptolemaic Period 332 BC-30 BC
    Artist/Maker
    EGYPT
    Medium
    wood, gesso, pigment
    Accession number
    D97.a-c-1982
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1939
  • Mummy portrait
    Title
    Mummy portrait
    Production date
    160 AD-190 AD
    Artist/Maker
    EGYPT, (Philadelphia / er-Rubayat)
    Medium
    wood, gesso, tempera
    Accession number
    1501-5
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1940