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0104737
SKULL OPERATION, 1517.
The extraction of a bone fragment from the brain resulting from a skull fracture. Woodcut from the first edition of Hans von Gersdorff's 'Feldtbuch der Wundartzney' (Guide to Surgery), Strassburg, 1517.
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0168457
MEXICO: TEOTIHUACAN.
Fragment of a painted wooden box, from Teotihuacan, Mexico, 200 B.C. - 800 A.D.
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0129697
EGYPT: PUNT RELIEF.
Scene from a voyage to the land of Punt, with the Queen of Punt depicted second from right. Pair of consecutive fragments of a limestone relief from the funerary temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahri, Thebes, Egypt, 18th Dynasty.
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0125193
STATUE OF LIBERTY, 1885.
Visitors to Bedloe Island in New York Harbor see fragments of the statue, delivered in June. Construction on the pedestal is still ongoing. Wood engraving, American, October 1885.
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0168511
MEXICO: PRE-COLUMBIAN BOX.
Wooden box fragment with a painting of a human figure, by the Teotihuacan culture, Mexico, 450-750 A.D. Length: 8 5/8 inches.
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0223996
RELIGION.
Manichaeism Miniatures Fragment of a Manichaean miniature with panel inscription in Uyghur. Manuscript from Khocho, Tarim Basin (East Turkestan) - around 1000.
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0233198
FINE ART.
Ancient Greece Head fragment of a sculpture - picture taken on: 2000.
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0260150
EGYPT: QUEEN TEYE.
Yellow jasper sculpture fragment, probably representing Egyptian Queen Teye, c1380 B.C.
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0018795
ARCHANGEL GABRIEL.
Fragment of a Macedonian fresco, 12th-13th century.
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0019484
PHOENECIAN CUNEIFORM.
Potsherd inscribed in ink in cursive Phoenician script used for Hebrew, c589 B.C.
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0260756
GREECE: ARTEMIS.
Attic Greek funerary statue of the goddess, Artemis.
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0140645
EKATERINA MAXIMOVA.
Ekaterina Maximova and husband Vladimir Vassiliev, both russian dancers of the Bolshoi ballet dancing Fragment of a biography in Paris june 23, 1983. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights re
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0140648
EKATERINA MAXIMOVA.
Ekaterina Maximova , russian dancer of the Bolshoi ballet dancing Fragment of a biography in Paris june 23, 1983. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0131156
ANTONINUS PIUS (86-161 A.D.).
Roman emperor, 138-161 A.D. Antoninus Pius (right) standing in front of his tent as a barbarian kneels before him. Contemporary stucco relief fragment.
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0171887
DEAD SEA SCROLLS.
Fragment from the Book of Samuel from the Dead Sea Scrolls, 1st-2nd century B.C.
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0409255
WORLD WAR I: BERLIN, C1919.
Fragments of a destroyed national monument near Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany. Photograph, c1919.
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0122361
SPAIN: TEXTILE, 14th CENTURY.
Woven diasper silk textile fragments from Granada, Spain, 14th century. Height: 30 1/4 inches.
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0171977
METEORITE, 1939.
E.P. Henderson of the Smithsonian Institution inspects a 2,000 pound fragment of a shooting star discovered in 1903 near Melbourne, Australia. Photograph, 1939.
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0131164
ROME: MARBLE FRAGMENT.
Marble cornice block with palmettes, believed to be from a palace of the emperor Domitian on the Palatine Hill in Rome, completed in 92 A.D.
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0129696
EGYPT: PUNT RELIEF.
Scene from a voyage to the land of Punt. Fragment of a limestone relief from the funerary temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahri, Thebes, Egypt, 18th Dynasty.
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0104449
MEXICO: INDIAN CLOTHING.
Native Mexican Indians wearing robes and sandals. Drawing from a codex fragment, mid 16th century.
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0056302
DEAD SEA SCROLL.
Fragment of Temple Scroll from the Qumran Cave number 11. 1st-2nd century B.C.
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0049524
GREECE: OSTRACON.
A potsherd used as ballot in ancient Athenian practice of ostracism.
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0125045
BUCENTAUR FRAGMENT.
Wooden figure of a woman flanked by lions, holding a scale and a sword. From the bucentaur built in the 1720s and destroyed by Napoleon I in 1798.
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0167809
MEXICO: OLMEC STELA.
The Olmec 'Stela C' recording a date interpreted as 3 September 32 B.C. Basalt, from Tres Zapotes, Mexico.
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0338295
HISTORY.
6th century pottery with stamped decorations, from Nocera Umbra, Italy. Longobard civilization. Full credit: De Agostini / A. De Gregorio / Granger, NYC -- All rights re
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0331652
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Noli me tangere and the Incredulity of Saint Thomas, 14th century fresco from the Master Trecentesco of Sacro Speco School. Upper Church of Sacro Speco Monastery, Subiaco. Italy, 14th century. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Nimatallah / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0125049
BUCENTAUR FRAGMENT.
Wooden figure of a young man. From the bucentaur built in the 1720s and destroyed by Napoleon I in 1798.
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0259167
NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACTS.
Fragments of pottery, projectile points and tools made from bird bones, discovered from an archaeological site in Pelham Bay Park, New York.
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0104451
MEXICO: SPANISH CONQUEST.
Various battle scenes between Spanish conquistadors and Aztec warriors, from a 16th century codex fragment.
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0104450
MEXICO: SPANISH CONQUEST.
16th century codex fragment depicting the meeting of Mexican Indians and Spanish explorers. At the bottom right is a battle scene.
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0248474
APAYAO, LUZON ISLAND, PHILIPPINES.
Tingian bamboo baskets lining trail to Magapta contain head fragments. Dean C. Worcester.
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0253494
VICTORY.
A relief sculpture of Victory fastening her sandal. Alexander Wilbourne Weddell.
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0035303
EGYPT: ARAMAIC SCRIPT.
Cursive Aramaic script on papyrus. From Elephantine, Egypt, 5th century B.C.
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0131160
THESEUS AND ARIADNE.
Farewell scene between Theseus and Ariadne. Roman terracotta relief fragment, 1st century A.D.
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0116119
ANCIENT EGYPT: ALTAR.
Altars and sacrificial animals on fragment of a relief from the great Temple of the Sun at Tell el Armaneh, Egypt. Reign of Akhenaten, c1350 B.C.
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0168464
MEXICO: PRE-COLUMBIAN BOWL.
Relief of intertwined hands on an orangeware bowl fragment by the Teotihuacan culture, Mexico, c450 A.D.
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0104461
MEXICO: AZTEC CODEX.
Aztec codex fragment, depicting Spanish explorers with hats in the scenes at left, 16th century.
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0103655
MEXICO: SPANISH CONQUEST.
An Aztec warrior and a Spanish conquistador fight as a temple burns. Drawing from an original codex fragment, c1550-60.
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0259063
MESA VERDE: POTTERY.
Fragment of pottery found at the Long House ruin at Mesa Verde National Park. Photograph by Fred Mang, Jr., c1965.
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