The Walters Art Museum
The Walters Art Museum is located in Baltimore, MD
and is internationally renowned for its collection, which was amassed
substantially by two men, William and Henry Walters. The collection
presents an overview of world art from pre-dynastic Egypt to 20th-century
Europe, and counts among its many treasures Greek sculpture and
Roman sarcophagi; medieval ivories and Old Master paintings; Art
Deco jewelry and 19th-century masterpieces.
The Walters Art Museum Near East Gallery
Not pictured: Foundation Tablet, Kneeling Soldier, Fragments of
Bands from a Gate, Copy of Victory Stele Inscription, Sumerian Temple Hymn,
Record of Temple Workers, Land Transfer Document, Cylinder Seals.
Artifacts that will be in the Northwest Palace in the
Not pictured: Cylinder Seals
All descriptions courtesy of the Walters Art Museum catalog.