Ancient Egyptian Queens and Goddesses: Treasures from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

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From the extensive Egyptian collection of the renowned Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, approximately 200 masterpieces associated with women in ancient Egypt will be shown in Japan for the first time. The exhibition presents objects created for Hatshepsut, the most prominent woman to rule Egypt as pharaoh; images of deities, such as Hathor, goddess of love and fertility; and magnificent jewelry and luxurious cosmetic implements made for royal women.

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from July 19, 2014 to September 23, 2014
Closed Mondays, July 22, September 16 (Open on July 21, September 15, September 22)

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