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Magnificent Musical Instruments

  • Ali Introduction

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  • Julia Introduction

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  • Entrance

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  • Coats & Bags

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  • Meeting Location

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  • Museum Rules

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  • Art Activity

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  • Watson and the Shark

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    Watson and the Shark

    1778

    John Singleton Copley, American, 1738–1815

    Dimensions

    183.51 x 229.55 cm (72 1/4 x 90 3/8 l

    Medium

    Oil on canvas

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    89.481

    Collections
    Americas
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    Saunders Gallery (Copley) - 128 More Info

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  • The Sargent Murals

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    Perseus on Pegasus Slaying Medusa

    1922–25

    John Singer Sargent, American, 1856–1925

    Dimensions

    347.98 x 317.5 cm (137 x 125 in.)

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    Oil on canvas

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    25.642

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    Americas
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    The Unveiling of Truth

    1922–25

    John Singer Sargent, American, 1856–1925

    Dimensions

    200.66 x 231.14 cm (79 x 91 in.)

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    Oil on canvas

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    25.638

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    Americas
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  • The Book of the Dead

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    Book of the Dead of Ta-Amen, chantress of Amen, daughter of Disyast

    305–30 B.C.

    Dimensions

    Overall: 36.5 x 280 cm (14 3/8 x 110 1/4 in.)

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    Papyrus

    Classification

    Books and manuscripts, Manuscripts

    Accession Number

    92.2582

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    The Ancient World More Info

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    Fragment of the papyrus containing the Book of the Dead of Ta-Amen, Chantress of Amen, Daughter of Disyast, containing chapters 16 to 30, 100 and 12. The vignettes are neatly drawn and placed close to the texts they illustrate.

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  • See you soon!

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