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    Axe China, 1300-1200 BC

    Sword, 1300-1600, Tibetan, iron.

    Sumerian dagger and sheath from Ur - Iraz Museum

    Ancient Sculpture, Jade, Unknown Date (ca. 2,000 BC)

    Daoist Immortal Laozi, also identifiable as Celestial Worthy of Primordial Beginning, Ming dynasty (1368–1644), dated 1438 Chen Yanqing (Chinese, active 15th century) Gilt brass, lost-wax cast

    唐-张萱-明皇纳凉图 Painted by the Tang Dynasty artist Zhang Xuan 张萱.

    Jar with Dragon, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period (1426-1435), China, porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware). Metropolitan Museum of Art.

    宋元-钱选-信国公遗像图 Painted by the Song Dynasty artist Qian Xuan 钱选.

    Sword [Tibetan or Chinese] (1995.136) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Cup (Guang) in the Form of a Rhyton with Dragons and Scrollwork, China, Middle or late Ming dynasty, about 1450-1644, Abraded jade

    Vessel in the Shape of an Owl Shang dynasty, late 14th-13th century BCE 12 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. Accession #: 50.46.116 This delightful owl is also a vessel for wine.

    Zhou Dynasty helmet from Emperor Wu Wang tomb complex (circa 1020 BC).

    An Old Akkadian Bronze Axe - c. 2340-2200. | "After the fall of the Akkadian Empire, the Akkadian people of Mesopotamia eventually coalesced into two major Akkadian speaking nations: Assyria in the north, and, a few centuries later, Babylonia in the south."

    Axe (detail) from the Tomb of Ahhotep, Thebes. New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 16th Century BCEGold and copper with semiprecious stones 18 3/4 in x 2 5/8 in.

    c. 1850 antique bloodletting fleam by Holmes, Derby, England.

    Helmet covered in heavy gold florets with star top, visor front, Jade pearls. From the Zhou Dynasty, Emperor Wu Wang tomb complex at Laoyang, circa 1020 BC, which contained helmets and weapons of Jade honoring his defeat of the Shang Dynasty in 1027 BC, founding the Zhou Dynasty. Covered in brown patina, circa1027-771 BC.


    Egyptian Steatite Crocodile Amulet Late Period to Roman Period, circa 6th century BC-2nd century

    Battle-axe 7th century BC Kelermesskaya burial mound 1 Near the Cossack village of Kelermesskaya, Northern Caucasus Russia Gold, iron, resin; stamping, chasing, casting