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Paint Box of Vizier Amenemope
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC), reign of Amenhotep II
1914.680CCCC0
Palette in the Form of a Fish
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada II-III period
1989.32CCCC0
Palette in the Form of a Turtle
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada IIa-IIIa period
1989.47CCCC0
Snuff Spoon
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu, late 19th century
2010.234CCCC0
Thumb Rest of a Spear Thrower
Andes, Wari people
2017.58CCCC0
Scepter
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe people
2010.447CCCC0
Pair of Chopsticks
Korea, Goryeo period
1924.141CCCC0
Chopstick
Korea, Goryeo period
1924.141.1CCCC0
Chopstick
Korea, Goryeo period
1924.141.2CCCC0
Arched Sistrum
Egypt, Late Period, Dynasty 30
1920.1990CCCC0
Flint in the Form of a Bird
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada II-III period, 4000-3000 BC
1995.40CCCC0
Weight in the Form of a Hippopotamus Head
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1992.114CCCC0
Hand Coil
Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Ẹdo peoples, members of the Igun Eronmwon (royal brasscasters) guild
1975.188CCCC0
Axe
Mexico or Central America, Maya
1997.170CCCC0
Pipe Bowl
Southern Nguni people, South Africa, possibly 19th century
2012.42CCCC0
Ball-Headed Club
Native North America, Woodlands, Great Lakes, Post-contact Period
1991.21CCCC0
Pipe
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pyaang, 20th century
1976.181©
Gold Weight :  Antelope
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.306CCCC0
Weight in the Form of a Lion
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC), reign of Amenhotep III
1987.77CCCC0
Ladle
Eastern Africa, Zambia, Lozi, 20th century
1976.184©
Heddle Pulley
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Baule, 20th century
1973.219©
Gold Weight:  Geometric
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1962.244CCCC0
Gold Weight:  Geometric
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1969.265CCCC0
Gold Weight: Fish
Africa, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1961.399CCCC0
Pipe
Southern Africa, South Africa, Xhosa, 19th or 20th century
2010.199CCCC0
Gold Weight: Drum with Jaws of Defeated Enemies
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1969.266CCCC0
Heddle Pulley
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Senufo, 20th century
1970.354©
Pipe
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luluwa people or Luntu, 20th century
2008.152©
Pot Lid
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu, mid-20th century
1999.13.b©
Vessel stand
Asibi Waje Kwali (Nigerian)
1988.244.b©
Spoon
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lega, 2nd quarter 20th century
1976.186©
Pipe Bowl
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, Bali, 20th century
1975.162©
Pipe Bowl
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, Bangangte, 2nd quarter 20th century
1975.163©
Figure
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asanti, 20th century
1962.243©
Prestige Staff
South Africa, Tsonga or Zulu people, 19th or 20th century
2010.205CCCC0
Pipe
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon Bagam
1972.330©
Fishtail Knife
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada Ia-IIa periods
1914.673CCCC0
Fishtail Knife
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada Ia-IIa period, 4500-3000 BC
1914.674CCCC0
Dagger
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12-13, or later
1914.676CCCC0
Rhomboidal Knife
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada Ia-b period
1914.672CCCC0
Plasterer's Float
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12 -13
1914.825CCCC0
Ax Head
Egypt, EL-Haraga, excavated in 1914, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, reign of Sesostris III to early Dynasty 13
1915.35CCCC0
Hand Axe
Egypt, EL-Haraga, Paleolithic Period
1915.41CCCC0
Weight in the Form of a Bull or Cow
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1914.711CCCC0
Hand Axe
Egypt, Paleolithic Period
1915.42CCCC0
Scribe's Palette
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasties 18 (1540-1296 BC) - 19
1914.727CCCC0
Duck-Billed Axe Head
Egypt, New Kingdom, Mid-Dynasty 18, 1540-1296 BC
1983.211CCCC0
Dagger Point
Egypt, New Kingdom, Mid-Dynasty 18, 1540-1296 BC
1983.212CCCC0
Heddle Pulley
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Baule
1971.300©
Heddle Pulley
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Baule
1971.299©
Hand Axe
Egypt, El-Haraga, excavated in 1914, Predynastic or Old Kingdom
1915.37CCCC0
Rhomboidal Palette
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada I Period
1914.668CCCC0
Talus or Die
Egypt, Roman Empire
1920.1998CCCC0
Sickle Blades
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.1CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.2CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.3CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.4CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.5CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.6CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.7CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.8CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.9CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.10CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.11CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.12CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.13CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.14CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.15CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.16CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.17CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.18CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.19CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.20CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.21CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.22CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.23CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.24CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.25CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.26CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.27CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.28CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.29CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.30CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.31CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.32CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.33CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.34CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.35CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.36CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.37CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.38CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.39CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.40CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.41CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.42CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.43CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.44CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.45CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.46CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.47CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.48CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.49CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.50CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.51CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.52CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.53CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.54CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.55CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.56CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.57CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.58CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.59CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.60CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.61CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.62CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.63CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.64CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.65CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.66CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.67CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.68CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.69CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.70CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.71CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.72CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.73CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.74CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.75CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.76CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.77CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.78CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.79CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.80CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.81CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.82CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.83CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.84CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.85CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.86CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.87CCCC0
Sickle Blade
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34.88CCCC0
Fishtail Knife
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada IIb period, 4000-3000 BC
1914.717CCCC0
Ripple-Flaked Knife
Egypt, El-Haraga, cemetery G, tomb 413, excavated in 1914, Predynastic Period, Naqada IIc-IIId1 period 4000-3000 BC
1915.30CCCC0
Hand Axe
Egypt, EL-Haraga, excavated in 1914, Predynastic, ca. 5000-3000 BC
1915.39CCCC0
Key Ring
Egypt, Roman Empire
1915.522CCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.aCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.bCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.cCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.dCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.eCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.fCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.gCCCC0
Staff
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, 20th century
1998.86©
Bone Awl with Beaded Case
America, Native North American, Gaigwu (Kiowa), late 19th century
1927.263CCCC0
Bone Awl
America, Native North American, Gaigwu (Kiowa), late 19th century
1927.263.bCCCC0
Chopstick and Knife Kit -Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.383©
Knife for Chopstick and Knife Kit -Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.383.a©
Case for Chopstick and Knife Kit -Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.383.b©
Chopstick for Chopstick and Knife Kit -Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.383.c©
Chopstick for Chopstick and Knife Kit -Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.383.d©
Scepter
Ovimbundu people, Angola, Central Africa, Africa, late 19th or early 20th century
2015.155CCCC0
Ceremonial Hoe
Africa, South Africa, possibly Zulu peoples, early 20th century
1915.496©
Baton
Unassigned, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1992.1046CCCC0
Fragment of a Staff
Kalundwe people, Democractic Republic of the Congo
2016.11CCCC0
Kit with Chopsticks and Knife- Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.382©
Knife for Kit with Chopsticks and Knife- Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.382.a©
Case for Kit with Chopsticks and Knife - Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.382.b©
Chopstick for Kit with Chopsticks and Knife - Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.382.c©
Chopstick for Kit with Chopsticks and Knife - Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.382.d©
Carrying Strap for a Jug
Africa, early 20th century
1915.460.b©
Spoon
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba, 20th century
1958.471©
Scepter
Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Luba people, Early 20th century
1915.450©
No image available
Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kuba peoples, Early 20th century
1915.467.b©
No image available
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, early 20th century
1915.468.b©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Paint Box of Vizier Amenemope
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC), reign of Amenhotep II
1914.680Boxwood with inscription inlaid in Egyptian blueOverall: 2.2 x 21 x 3.6 cm (7/8 x 8 1/4 x 1 7/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Palette in the Form of a Fish
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada II-III period
1989.32GraywackeOverall: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)Bequest of Elizabeth M. SkalaCCCC0
Palette in the Form of a Turtle
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada IIa-IIIa period
1989.47GraywackeOverall: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Snuff Spoon
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu, late 19th century
2010.234BoneOverall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)Gift of Dori and Daniel Rootenberg, Jacaranda Tribal, New YorkCCCC0
Thumb Rest of a Spear Thrower
Andes, Wari people
2017.58BoneOverall: 7.1 x 2.1 cm (2 13/16 x 13/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Scepter
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe people
2010.447IvoryOverall: 28 x 2.5 x 4 cm (11 x 1 x 1 9/16 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Pair of Chopsticks
Korea, Goryeo period
1924.141BronzeOverall: 20.3 cm (8 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Arched Sistrum
Egypt, Late Period, Dynasty 30
1920.1990Bronze, hollow castOverall: 21.4 x 5.3 cm (8 7/16 x 2 1/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Flint in the Form of a Bird
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada II-III period, 4000-3000 BC
1995.40Tan-colored flintOverall: 5.2 x 5.2 cm (2 1/16 x 2 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Weight in the Form of a Hippopotamus Head
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1992.114HematiteOverall: 2.2 x 3 x 4.2 cm (7/8 x 1 3/16 x 1 5/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Hand Coil
Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Ẹdo peoples, members of the Igun Eronmwon (royal brasscasters) guild
1975.188Copper alloyDiameter: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Axe
Mexico or Central America, Maya
1997.170Chipped flintOverall: 18 cm (7 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pipe Bowl
Southern Nguni people, South Africa, possibly 19th century
2012.42Nephrite and metalOverall: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ball-Headed Club
Native North America, Woodlands, Great Lakes, Post-contact Period
1991.21Wood (maple?)Overall: 58.6 x 7.8 x 13.1 cm (23 1/16 x 3 1/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Pipe
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pyaang, 20th century
1976.181Wood, copper alloy, iron alloy, and organic materialsOverall: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Gold Weight :  Antelope
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.306Copper alloyOverall: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)James Albert Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Weight in the Form of a Lion
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC), reign of Amenhotep III
1987.77Leaded tin-bronzeOverall: 2.5 x 2.3 cm (1 x 7/8 in.)Gift in honor of Katherine Zuppan EversonCCCC0
Ladle
Eastern Africa, Zambia, Lozi, 20th century
1976.184WoodOverall: 33.6 cm (13 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Heddle Pulley
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Baule, 20th century
1973.219Wood and metalOverall: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Gold Weight:  Geometric
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1962.244Copper alloyOverall: 2.4 x 1.4 x 1.2 cm (15/16 x 9/16 x 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. HornungCCCC0
Gold Weight:  Geometric
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1969.265Copper alloyGift of Georges D. RodriguesCCCC0
Gold Weight: Fish
Africa, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1961.399Copper alloyOverall: 2.8 x 6.6 x 0.4 cm (1 1/8 x 2 5/8 x 3/16 in.)Gift of William Ellery GreeneCCCC0
Pipe
Southern Africa, South Africa, Xhosa, 19th or 20th century
2010.199Wood, copper, glass beads, sinew, leather, and threadOverall: 20.3 cm (8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Gold Weight: Drum with Jaws of Defeated Enemies
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1969.266BrassOverall: 3.6 x 5.3 cm (1 7/16 x 2 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin N. HaasCCCC0
Heddle Pulley
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Senufo, 20th century
1970.354WoodGift of The Butkin Foundation©
Pipe
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luluwa people or Luntu, 20th century
2008.152Wood, iron, and copper alloyOverall: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.)Jo Hershey Selden Fund©
Pot Lid
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu, mid-20th century
1999.13.bPlant fiberDiameter: 45.7 cm (18 in.); Overall: 33 cm (13 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
Vessel stand
Asibi Waje Kwali (Nigerian)
1988.244.bPlant fiberOverall: 36.4 cm (14 5/16 in.)Gift of Phyllis Sloane in memory of David Sloane©
Spoon
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lega, 2nd quarter 20th century
1976.186IvoryOverall: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pipe Bowl
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, Bali, 20th century
1975.162CeramicOverall: 28 cm (11 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pipe Bowl
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, Bangangte, 2nd quarter 20th century
1975.163CeramicOverall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Figure
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asanti, 20th century
1962.243Copper alloyOverall: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Hornung©
Prestige Staff
South Africa, Tsonga or Zulu people, 19th or 20th century
2010.205WoodOverall: 116.8 cm (46 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Pipe
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon Bagam
1972.330Copper alloyOverall: 43.2 cm (17 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Fishtail Knife
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada Ia-IIa periods
1914.673Dark brown- to dark green-colored flintOverall: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fishtail Knife
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada Ia-IIa period, 4500-3000 BC
1914.674Dark brown to a dark green colored flintOverall: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Dagger
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12-13, or later
1914.676Bronze blade with handle of wood, and copper alloyOverall: 5.9 cm (2 5/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Rhomboidal Knife
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada Ia-b period
1914.672Light brown flintOverall: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Plasterer's Float
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12 -13
1914.825TravertineGift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Ax Head
Egypt, EL-Haraga, excavated in 1914, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, reign of Sesostris III to early Dynasty 13
1915.35FlintOverall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Gift of the British School of Archaeology in EgyptCCCC0
Hand Axe
Egypt, EL-Haraga, Paleolithic Period
1915.41Dark-brown-colored flintOverall: 8 x 5 cm (3 1/8 x 1 15/16 in.)Gift of the British School of Archaeology in EgyptCCCC0
Weight in the Form of a Bull or Cow
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1914.711Tin-bronze, solid castOverall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Hand Axe
Egypt, Paleolithic Period
1915.42Black to dark-green-colored flintOverall: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)Gift of the British School of Archaeology in EgyptCCCC0
Scribe's Palette
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasties 18 (1540-1296 BC) - 19
1914.727WoodOverall: 5 x 1 cm (1 15/16 x 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Duck-Billed Axe Head
Egypt, New Kingdom, Mid-Dynasty 18, 1540-1296 BC
1983.211BronzeOverall: 13.8 x 13.1 cm (5 7/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of Vivian MerrinCCCC0
Dagger Point
Egypt, New Kingdom, Mid-Dynasty 18, 1540-1296 BC
1983.212BronzeOverall: 27.1 x 6.2 cm (10 11/16 x 2 7/16 in.)Gift of Vivian MerrinCCCC0
Palette in the Form of a Turtle
Egypt, Modern forgery
1914.652SlateOverall: 19.2 cm (7 9/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust©
Heddle Pulley
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Baule
1971.300Wood, metal, and plant fiberOverall: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Heddle Pulley
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Baule
1971.299Wood and metalOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Hand Axe
Egypt, El-Haraga, excavated in 1914, Predynastic or Old Kingdom
1915.37Dark-brown-colored flintOverall: 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.)Gift of the British School of Archaeology in EgyptCCCC0
Rhomboidal Palette
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada I Period
1914.668GraywackeOverall: 8 x 2.2 cm (3 1/8 x 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Talus or Die
Egypt, Roman Empire
1920.1998IvoryOverall: 1.9 x 1.8 cm (3/4 x 11/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Sickle Blades
Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1915.34FlintOverall: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)Gift of the British School of Archaeology in EgyptCCCC0
Fishtail Knife
Egypt, Predynastic Period, Naqada IIb period, 4000-3000 BC
1914.717Tan-colored flintOverall: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Ripple-Flaked Knife
Egypt, El-Haraga, cemetery G, tomb 413, excavated in 1914, Predynastic Period, Naqada IIc-IIId1 period 4000-3000 BC
1915.30FlintOverall: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)Gift of the British School of Archaeology in EgyptCCCC0
Hand Axe
Egypt, EL-Haraga, excavated in 1914, Predynastic, ca. 5000-3000 BC
1915.39Tan-colored flintOverall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)Gift of the British School of Archaeology in EgyptCCCC0
Key Ring
Egypt, Roman Empire
1915.522BronzeDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.); Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)Gift of the British School of Archaeology in EgyptCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.aHollow shell, resin, glass beads, mica/seashell fragmentOverall: 1.5 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.bHollow shell, resin, glass beads, mica/shell fragmentOverall: 1.5 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.cHollow shell, resin, glass beads, mica/seashell fragmentOverall: 1.5 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.dHollow shell, resin, glass beads, mica/seashell fragmentOverall: 1.5 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.eHollow shell, resin, glass beads, mica/seashell fragmentOverall: 1.5 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.fHollow shell, resin, glass beads, mica/seashell fragmentOverall: 1.5 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Gambling Dice
California, Tulare, Unassigned
1917.413.2.gHollow shell, resin, glass beads, mica/seashell fragmentOverall: 1.5 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Staff
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, 20th century
1998.86IronOverall: 50.1 x 4.9 x 10.5 cm (19 3/4 x 1 15/16 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of Phyllis Sloane in memory of Rose White©
Bone Awl with Beaded Case
America, Native North American, Gaigwu (Kiowa), late 19th century
1927.263BoneCase: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.); Overall: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Chopstick and Knife Kit -Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.383Enamel, wood, walrus ivory or bone, metalOverall: 27.8 cm (10 15/16 in.); Blade: 15.3 cm (6 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Scepter
Ovimbundu people, Angola, Central Africa, Africa, late 19th or early 20th century
2015.155Wood, copper alloy, upholstery studs, iron alloy, and cottonOverall: 57.5 x 4.5 x 5.5 cm (22 5/8 x 1 3/4 x 2 3/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Anita J. GlazeCCCC0
Ceremonial Hoe
Africa, South Africa, possibly Zulu peoples, early 20th century
1915.496Wood and copper alloyOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Baton
Unassigned, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1992.1046Wood, ivoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Bequest of Russell and Rowena JelliffeCCCC0
Fragment of a Staff
Kalundwe people, Democractic Republic of the Congo
2016.11Wood, copper alloy, upholstery studs, and ironOverall: 34.5 x 3.2 x 5.4 cm (13 9/16 x 1 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.)Gift of Kim SherwinCCCC0
Kit with Chopsticks and Knife- Souvenir Trade
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.382Enamel, wood, walrus ivory or bone, metalOverall: 28 cm (11 in.); Blade: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Carrying Strap for a Jug
Africa, early 20th century
1915.460.bPlant fiberOverall: 64.8 cm (25 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Spoon
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba, 20th century
1958.471WoodOverall: 24.8 cm (9 3/4 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sherman E. Lee©
Scepter
Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Luba people, Early 20th century
1915.450WoodOverall: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
No image available
Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kuba peoples, Early 20th century
1915.467.bMetalOverall: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
No image available
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, early 20th century
1915.468.bMetalOverall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©