Collection Domains

Africa

 

 

Masks
Cult Objects  
Commodities/Utensils, e.g. woven baskets 

South Pacific

 

 

Uli and Malagan Figures  
Dance Shields
Wooden Graven Markers
Utensils 

Asia

 

 

Japan
Noh masks Netsuke, Inrõ, Tsuba
Ceramics from ceremonial tea
Cult of Writing
Religious Cult Objects

China
Figurines of Buddha and Deities
Ceramics (also archaic)
Bronzes (also archaic)
Utensils

Korea
Ceramics
Java
Wayang-Kulit puppets

India, Myanmar, Tibet etc.
Cult Objects
Figurines of Gods 

America

 

 

 

Peru
Nasca and Moche Ceramics

Mexico

Religious Stone sculptures

Europe

 

 

Religious and Secular Medieval Crafts

Islamic Ceramics

 

 

From North Africa, the Middle East, Spain
Tile Collection (put together by Karl Ernst Osthaus as collection of models)

Antique

 

 

Italy
Collection of Roman Glass Objects
Stone, Bronze and Clay Objects
Etruscan Objects

Egypt
Glass, Bronze, Stone and Wooden Figurines
Stone and Ceramic Vessels
Larger Sculptures and Reliefs
Funerary Objects

Greece
Ceramics and Figurines

Textiles

 

 

Copt Textiles
Javanese Textiles
European Textiles from the 17th – 19th centuries (put together by Karl Ernst Osthaus as collection of models)
Paraments
Costumes