THE BRITISH MUSEUM


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Egyptian Section

bust of Ramesses II

Gayer Anderson Cat

Scarab just as in the Temple of Karnak in Luxor

Red granite statue of Amenhotep III (1350 BC)

When wrapping gifts the element of surprise was often missed. "Oh Thanks. A dead cat. You shouldn't have.."
The Rosetta Stone
Mesopotamian Section

Ishtar
Greek Section

Elgin Marbles from the Parthenon Athens

The Nereid Monument, circa 390 BC

Minoan Bull-leaper

'Ram in a Thicket' figure, from Ur, circa 2600 BC
Mesoamerican section

Maya maize god
Easter Island
Ilse of Lewis Chess set
Celtic and Sutton Hoo
More Museum Treasures

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