Ain Ghazal in Jordan. Neolithic Human Figure, ca 6500 BC. 32 figures like the one above were found. They are made of clay over sticks, w/ cowrie shells for eyes painted w/ bitumen. These figures were often found in pits, buried in groups which points at some kind of ritual use but not much is known beyond that.
King Tutankhamun was an Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty (ruled ca. 1332 BC – 1323 BC ), during the period of Egyptian history known as the New Kingdom. He is popularly referred to as King Tut. His original name, Tutankhaten, means "Living Image of Aten", while Tutankhamun means "Living Image of Amun".
18th century dress from the collection of the Kyoto Costume Institute, with wig in exaggerated style referencing Vreeland's mode of display from the Eighteenth Century Woman exhibit at the Costume Institute
Joseph Rodefer DeCamp (American, 1858–1923) | The Blue Mandarin Coat (The Blue Kimono) | 1922 | Oil on canvas | 43 x 37 1/4 inches | Purchase with bequest of William Gordy, funds from Alfred Austell Thornton in memory of Leila Austell Thornton and Albert Edward Thornton, Sr., and Sarah Miller Venable and William Hoyt Venable, the Fine Art Collectors with leadership gifts from Mr. and Mrs. Terry Stent, Mrs. Austin P. Kelley, and Mr. and Mrs. Allen P. McDaniel, Fay and Barrett Howell Fund…