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Owl, 390-450. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 (17.190.62)

Nose ornament with Shrimp, 390-450 A.D. Peru, Moche culture. Gold, silver, stone. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979 (1979.206.1236)

Glass bottle in the shape of a fish. Period: Late Imperial. Date: 4th century A.D. Culture: Roman. Medium: Glass; blown and tooled.

Bronze foot in the form of a sphinx Period: Archaic Date: ca. 600 B.C. Culture: Greek Medium: Bronze Dimensions: Overall: 10 7/8 x 8 x 6 1/2 in. (27.6 x 20.3 x 16.5 cm)

Beaver Effigy Bowl, ca. 1800. Omaha. Nebraska State Historical Society, Lincoln (1927) | This artwork is part of “The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky” on view now through May 10, 2015. #PlainsIndians

Plaque with Bactrian Camel Date: 2nd–1st century B.C. Culture: North China Medium: Gilded bronze Dimensions: H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm) Classification: Metalwork