"Each part of the world recapitulates, shares in and experiences the history of the world as a whole"
Fernand Braudel

Religion/Spirituality

Amulet for Pilgrims

Amulet for Pilgrims

Amulet in the shape of a fish

Amulet in the shape of a fish

Ba-Statue of the Viceroy Maloton

Ba-Statue of the Viceroy Maloton

Beaker with Two Crocodiles

Beaker with Two Crocodiles

Bronze vessel

Bronze vessel

Ceramic bowl

Ceramic bowl

Ceramic Statue (Dragon)

Ceramic Statue (Dragon)

Door of the church Deir Mar Elian al-Sheikh

Door of the church Deir Mar Elian al-Sheikh

Drinking vessel in Kura statue form

Drinking vessel in Kura statue form

Flask of the Pilgrims

Flask of the Pilgrims

Golden Piece

Golden Piece

Isis Nursing Horus

Isis Nursing Horus

Large Pottery Jar

Large Pottery Jar

Lion-head eagle

Lion-head eagle

Model of Boat

Model of Boat

Panel with carved Funeral Sculpture

Panel with carved Funeral Sculpture

Panel with the god Shamash

Panel with the god Shamash

Phoenician Coin

Phoenician Coin

Sassanid Arab Dirham

Sassanid Arab Dirham

Sassanid Arab Dirham

Sassanid Arab Dirham

Scarabs

Scarabs

Statue of Harwa

Statue of Harwa

Statue of Venus

Statue of Venus

Statue of “The Divine Adoratrice of Amun” Amenirdis I

Statue of “The Divine Adoratrice of Amun” Amenirdis I

Surgical or embalming tools

Surgical or embalming tools

The God Horus in the shape of a falcon

The God Horus in the shape of a falcon

Theophany, Christian wall painting

Theophany, Christian wall painting

Brick panel with inserted stucco tiles

Brick panel with inserted stucco tiles

Dado panel with part of a poem in Persian

Dado panel with part of a poem in Persian

Frieze with vegetal decoration

Frieze with vegetal decoration

Gilded head of a deva (IsIAO archive inv. no. TS 1870)

Gilded head of a deva (IsIAO archive inv. no. TS 1870)

Head of a Bodhisattva with hair falling over the shoulders (IsIAO archive inv. no. TS 1259)

Head of a Bodhisattva with hair falling over the shoulders (IsIAO archive inv. no. TS 1259)

Head of a deva (IsIAO archive inv. no. TS 1871)

Head of a deva (IsIAO archive inv. no. TS 1871)

Head of a deva (IsIAO archive inv. no. TS 1871)

Head of a deva (IsIAO archive inv. no. TS 1871)

Head of a young god (IsIAO archive inv. no. TS 1600)

Head of a young god (IsIAO archive inv. no. TS 1600)

Inkwell

Inkwell

Lamp

Lamp

Leaning columns in baked clay

Leaning columns in baked clay

Marble balustrade with building text

Marble balustrade with building text

Marble panel with an octagons modular pattern

Marble panel with an octagons modular pattern

Marble tomb

Marble tomb

Marble tomb

Marble tomb

Marble transenna with ‘waq waq’ tree motifs

Marble transenna with ‘waq waq’ tree motifs

Part of a manuscript of the Holy Koran

Part of a manuscript of the Holy Koran

Persian Manuscript

Persian Manuscript

So-called “mihrab-like” panel in marble

So-called “mihrab-like” panel in marble

Upper part of a small marble arch bearing the name of Mas‘ud III

Upper part of a small marble arch bearing the name of Mas‘ud III

Water Siphon

Water Siphon