The Ancient World

Key works

  • EGYPT
Head covering of Padihorpasheraset 1st century AD-2nd century AD 


cartonnage, gilt, glass paste, pigment
53.7 x 35.9 x 30.1 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1995
D144-1994

    EGYPT
    Head covering of Padihorpasheraset 1st century AD-2nd century AD
    cartonnage, gilt, glass paste, pigment
    53.7 x 35.9 x 30.1 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Felton Bequest, 1995
    D144-1994

  • Tarascan, Tzintzuntzan, Michoacán, West Mexico
Chacmool (1200-1400) 


serpentine
78.7 x 119.6 x 45.0 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented anonymously, 1980
PC181-1980

    Tarascan, Tzintzuntzan, Michoacán, West Mexico
    Chacmool (1200-1400)
    serpentine
    78.7 x 119.6 x 45.0 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented anonymously, 1980
    PC181-1980

  • Colima, West Mexico
Mask 400 BC-200 BC 


serpentine
17.2 x 13.5 x 7.5 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Colgate-Palmolive Pty Ltd, Fellow, 1982
PC11-1982

    Colima, West Mexico
    Mask 400 BC-200 BC
    serpentine
    17.2 x 13.5 x 7.5 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Colgate-Palmolive Pty Ltd, Fellow, 1982
    PC11-1982

  • ITALY, Apulia; The Ganymede Painter (attributed to)
Volute krater (Apulian red-figure ware) 330 BC-320 BC 


earthenware
88.7 x 49.6 x 41.7 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1969
D88-1969

    ITALY, Apulia; The Ganymede Painter (attributed to)
    Volute krater (Apulian red-figure ware) 330 BC-320 BC
    earthenware
    88.7 x 49.6 x 41.7 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Felton Bequest, 1969
    D88-1969

  • GREECE / ITALY
Torso of an athlete 1st century BC-1st century AD 


marble
102.6 x 52.1 x 27.4 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, in memory of Professor A. D. Trendall, 1997
1997.85

    GREECE / ITALY
    Torso of an athlete 1st century BC-1st century AD
    marble
    102.6 x 52.1 x 27.4 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Felton Bequest, in memory of Professor A. D. Trendall, 1997
    1997.85