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Double Spout Bottle

Although no ceramic workshop has been discovered yet in the Nazca territory, the high technical quality of the pottery and the complexity of the iconography indicate that polychrome vessels were likely made by ... more

Double Spout Bottle

Peru, Central Andes, Rio Grande de Nasca

Double Spout Bottle

Nazca potters were the first to master the technique of polychrome slip painting. Slips were made of clay particles and mineral pigments suspended in water; they were applied onto the surface of the vessels bef... more

Double Spout Bottle

Nazca potters were the first to master the technique of polychrome slip painting. Slips were made of clay particles and mineral pigments suspended in water; they were applied onto the surface of the vessels bef... more

Double Stamp

Attributed to Egypt

String of 5 Double Disc Beads

From Egypt Roman Period

Double String of Beads

Made in Kharga Oasis, Byzantine Egypt

Double String of Beads

Made in Kharga Oasis, Byzantine Egypt

Bowl with Double Fish, Dancers, and Animals

Paired fish are an auspicious emblem (mangala) that first appeared in conjunction with the earliest Buddhist and Jain images from India. The presence this motif suggests that this bowl likely had a ritual funct... more

Double Insect Pendant

The insects depicted here may be grasshoppers, identifiable by the vertical grooves that mark their bodies and the oblique grooves that indicate wings. Grasshoppers change their physical form during their life ... more

Capital, Double Pilaster

In the 500s Apa (Father) Jeremias founded a Coptic monastery at Saqqara, the ancient Egyptian necropolis (cemetery) of the city of Memphis, near the oldest pyramids. He and the earliest monks lived in tombs at ... more

Capital, Double Pilaster

Found Egypt, Saqqara

Double bottle fragment

Iran, Qasr-i Abu Nasr Sasanian

Double Whistle

This pottery whistle is in the form of a bird standing on two legs and a tail. It is a double whistle, with two internal and separate sounding chambers. The lower chamber, located in the body of the bird, is ... more

Double Crocodile Pendant

Panama, Cocle Province, Rio Parita region

Ring with Double Vegetal Motifs

Central Javanese period

Double Crocodile Pendant

Panama, Cocle Province, Rio Parita

Double Crocodile Pendant

Depicted on this pendant are two side-by-side composite creatures in which the long, toothy snouts with extended, bifurcated tongues of crocodiles are combined with the curled-up noses of bats and flowing crest... more

Ornament with Double Lotus Motif

Central Javanese period

Double Bird Pendant

Panama, Cocle Province, Rio Parita region

Seated Deity Holding a Double Vajra

This bronze sculpture is from Nganjuk, on the Indonesian island of Java, and dates to the Eastern Javanese period, from the last quarter of the tenth through the first half of the eleventh century. It is part o... more

Double Eagle Pendant

Colombia, Guatavita Lake region

Double Bat-Head Figure Pendant

The twin figures on this gold pendant wear identical headdresses, loincloths, and wide collar necklaces. Each holds a spear thrower and a paddle-shaped club. They have coffee-bean eyes, wide-open mouths with sh... more

Double Eagle Pendant

Bird pendants were made for centuries in many styles and sizes in the area stretching from Costa Rica to north and central Colombia in the south. Today they are the best known works in gold from ancient America... more

Double Figure Pendant

Costa Rica or Panama

Cast Gold Double Frog Pendant

Costa Rica or Panama

Bowl with Double Fish

Northern Song (960–1127) or Jin (1115–1234) dynasty

Cup with Double Fish

Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279)

Double Capital with Birds

Birds, pinecones, and leaves enliven this large capital, set over paired shafts. The cloister from which it comes was built as the wealth of the community increased through the visit of pilgrims en route to San... more

Double Column

Made in Gascony, France

Double Column

Made in Gascony, France

Double Capital with Masks and Birds

The medieval sculptor transformed a Corinthian capital, substituting a head for the rosette that would have appeared at the center. On one side, it is the head of a man; on the other, a monkey: perhaps a warnin... more

Double Capital

Made in Pyrénées

Double Capital

Made in Pyrénées

Double Capital

Made in Pyrénées

Double Capital

Made in Pyrénées

Double Column Base

Made in Pyrénées-Aquintaine, France

Double Capital

Made in Pyrénées-Aquintaine, France

Double Column Base

Made in Pyrénées-Aquintaine, France

Cloister Arcades with Double Capitals

Made in Pyrénées-Aquintaine, France

Double Column Base

Made in Bonnefont, France

Double Column Base

Made in Pyrénées

Double Column Base

Made in Pyrénées-Aquintaine, France

Double Capital

Made in Pyrénées-Aquintaine, France

Double Capital

Made in Pyrénées-Aquintaine, France

Double Capital

Made in Pyrénées-Aquintaine, France

Double capital

Made in Pyrénées-Aquintaine, France

Double Column Base

Made in Pyrénées-Aquintaine, France

Double Column Base

Made in Bonnefont, France; Made in Bonnefont, France