Ornamental vase with lid
China, Qing Dynasty( 1644 - 1911 )
Yellow glazed ceramic, 18 cm x 10,3 cm
Credit: Credit: Marie Humair, AN
Amulet in the shape of two fingers
Egypt, Late Period (1085 - 332 BC)
21st - 30th Dynasty Obsidian 10 x 3,1 x 1,3 cm
Credit: Credit: Truus de Jong
VIEW OF A GALLERY
Jacques-Edouard Berger Collection
Death on the Nile
Death in all its facets: from the treatment of the dead to the funerary customs, a deep look at the Egyptian Hereafter.
Pot Luck: Vessels of the Far East
The galleries devoted to Asia welcome a new display. Around sixty terracotta, stoneware, bronze and lacquered pots dating from the 11th century B.C. to the 20th century A.D. illustrate the variety of shapes and uses of pots in China and the surrounding countries.