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Two Plaques of Double Horned Winged Sphinxes
These plaques of sphinxes with lion bodies, bearded male heads wearing horned caps, and curved wings were inspired by Achaemenid representations. Since nomads ... by Administrator last modified 03/03/2015 10:05 AM
Petroglyph Depicting Two Human Figures Wearing Animal Masks
Petroglyphs, or rock drawings, marked important locations in the landscapes that the nomads passed through during their annual mobile cycle. Many depict ... by Administrator last modified 03/03/2015 10:05 AM
Tray on Conical Stand with Mounted Archer in Center and Fifteen Horned Animals around Rim
Figurines of fifteen unidentified animals circle the rim of the tray in a clockwise direction. A mounted archer, placed off center to one side, is shown ... by Administrator last modified 03/03/2015 10:05 AM
Two Finials with Ibex-Head Tops
Wild animals were especially popular in nomadic art, such as the ibex (mountain goat) heads seen here, or argali (mountain sheep), deer, tigers, and snow ... by Administrator last modified 03/03/2015 10:05 AM
One of Eight Teardrop-Shaped Plaques with Granulation and Argali Decoration
The so-called “Zhalauli Treasure” was discovered by chance in 1988. The hoard was assembled and hidden at an unknown time, but in addition to the ancient gold ... by Administrator last modified 03/03/2015 10:05 AM
Four Plaques: Standingn Argali; “Snow Leopard Mask” Consisting of Two Facing Ibex Heads and Flying Bird; Two Addorsed Deer Heads; Perched Raptor (Vulture?)
These plaques come from a rich burial excavated in 2003-2004. The Scytho-Siberian animal style can be quite naturalistic, as seen in the perched raptor or the ... by Administrator last modified 03/03/2015 10:05 AM
Round Tray on Conical Stand with Figures of Seated Man and Standing Horse in Center
A seated mustached man dressed in trousers and tunic sits cross-legged, holding a cup in his right hand. He shares a gaze with a bridled horse standing stock ... by Administrator last modified 03/03/2015 10:05 AM
Round Tray on Conical Stand with Figures of Two Wolves and Two Ravens around Prone Ibex in Center and Sixteen Snow Leopards around Rim
The numerous separately cast figurines attached to this stand are arranged in a complex narrative tableau, the meaning of which remains a mystery but may ... by Administrator last modified 03/03/2015 10:05 AM
Tripod Cauldron with Legs in Form of Horned Sheep
Large bronze cauldrons have been found in mountain regions, and this fact suggests that they may have been used in the area of summer pasture, perhaps to ... by Administrator last modified 03/03/2015 10:05 AM
Cauldron Fragment Depicting Saiga Antelope in Relief
This fragment comes from a very large cauldron. The two saiga antelope that decorate the exterior are recognizable from their unusually large, boxy nose ... by Administrator last modified 03/03/2015 10:05 AM
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Student Appointment Form 2012.docx
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About the JIAAA
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Journal of Inner Asian Art and Archaeology
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Catalogue
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Catalogue
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Location and Hours
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Exhibition Highlight - 6
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Selection of the Sutra
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Exhibition Highlight - 5
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Exhibition Highlight - 4
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Exhibition Highlight - 3
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Exhibition Highlight - 2
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Exhibition Highlight - 1
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