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Tiger Devouring a Gavial of the Ganges; Rear view. Detail: tiger's back and tail; Romantic; Creation date: 1831

Work Title
Tiger Devouring a Gavial of the Ganges
View Title
Rear view. Detail: tiger's back and tail
Creator/Culture
sculptor: Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1796-1875)
Site/Repository
Repository: Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA) ID: 1983.11
Period/Date
Romantic
Creation date: 1831
Media/Technique
plaster, patina, sculpture
Dimensions
height: 43 cm (16.93 inches)
Subjects
Sculptures (visual works)
Animals
Tigers
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
152579
Image Record ID
960914
Digital filename
03004960
Classification Filing Number
275;B361;9TG 9c

Lintel block showing two crocodile divinities flanking an altar from one of the temples; Front view; Greco-Roman

Work Title
Lintel block showing two crocodile divinities flanking an altar from one of the temples
View Title
Front view
Creator/Culture
Greco-Roman
Egyptian
Site/Repository
Discovery location: Karanis (Upper Egypt, Egypt)
Period/Date
Greco-Roman
Media/Technique
stone, sculpture
Subjects
Egypt
Karanis (Extinct city)
Greco-Roman
Lintels
Crocodiles
Relief (sculpture techniques)
Egyptian gods
Work Record ID
540517
Image Record ID
1293145
Digital filename
07d116672
Classification Filing Number
221;L;32DLC;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220107
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 06:52:06

Falcon-Crocodile; Soknopaios; 3/4 view of proper left; Greco-Roman

Work Title
Falcon-Crocodile
Soknopaios
View Title
3/4 view of proper left
Creator/Culture
Greco-Roman
Egyptian
Site/Repository
Discovery location: from Inner Court at North Temple, Karanis (Upper Egypt, Egypt); Repository: Kelsey Museum of Archaeology (Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA) ID: 0000.02.5780
Period/Date
Greco-Roman
Media/Technique
limestone, sculpture
Subjects
Egypt
Greco-Roman
Sculptures (visual works)
Falcons
Crocodiles
Egyptian gods
Karanis (Extinct city)
Work Record ID
540516
Image Record ID
1293142
Digital filename
07d116670
Classification Filing Number
221;L;12FC;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220107
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 06:52:06

North Temple; Front view of Soknopaios; Greco-Roman; Creation date: 1st century BCE

Work Title
North Temple
View Title
Front view of Soknopaios
Creator/Culture
Greco-Roman
Egyptian
Image Creator/Culture
photographer: George Swain (American, 1866-1947)
Site/Repository
Site: Karanis (Upper Egypt, Egypt)
Period/Date
Greco-Roman
Creation date: 1st century BCE
Media/Technique
mud brick, limestone
Subjects
Falcons
Crocodiles
Architecture
Egypt
Greco-Roman
Temples
Karanis (Extinct city)
Archaeology
Work Record ID
540312
Image Record ID
1293133
Digital filename
07d116671
Classification Filing Number
121;K178;2TN;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220107
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 06:52:06

Goldweight of Crocodiles

Work Title
Goldweight of Crocodiles
Creator/Culture
Culture: Akan
Site/Repository
Creation location: Ghana
Media/Technique
metal
Dimensions
height: 69 cm (27.17 inches)
Subjects
Africa
Ghana
Sculptures (visual works)
Goldweights
Goldweights, Akan
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
544143
Image Record ID
1297973
Digital filename
07vm015673
Classification Filing Number
700K;A313;59GWCR;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220851
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:57:24

Goldweight of a Crocodile and Fish

Work Title
Goldweight of a Crocodile and Fish
Creator/Culture
Culture: Asante
Site/Repository
Creation location: Ghana
Media/Technique
brass
Dimensions
height: 3.5 inches (8.89 cm)
Subjects
Africa
Ghana
Sculptures (visual works)
Weights
Animals
Crocodiles
Fish
Work Record ID
544217
Image Record ID
1297885
Digital filename
07vm015076
Classification Filing Number
700K;A798;59GWCF;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220852
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:00:25

Goldweight of Crossed Crocodiles

Work Title
Goldweight of Crossed Crocodiles
Creator/Culture
Culture: Akan
Site/Repository
Creation location: Ghana
Media/Technique
cast brass
Dimensions
height: 6.5 cm (2.56 inches)
Subjects
Africa
Ghana
Sculptures (visual works)
Goldweights
Goldweights, Akan
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
220040
Image Record ID
1297976
Digital filename
07vm015677
Classification Filing Number
700K;A313;59GWC;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220851
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:57:24

Man Holding a Royal Sword Decorated with a Double Crocodile Motif in Gold; State Sword

Work Title
Man Holding a Royal Sword Decorated with a Double Crocodile Motif in Gold
State Sword
Creator/Culture
Culture: Asante
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Ghana)
Media/Technique
gold
Subjects
Africa
Ghana
Regalia
Ceremonial swords
Ornaments
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
220161
Image Record ID
1297826
Digital filename
07vm015766
Classification Filing Number
700K;A798;69MRS;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220850
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:00:21

Decorated Spheroid Jar; Pottery; Meroitic; Creation date: 2nd century

Work Title
Decorated Spheroid Jar
Pottery
Creator/Culture
Culture: Nubian
Site/Repository
Discovery location: Meroitic cemetery, grave K18/2, Kerma (Ash-Shamālīyah, Sudan); Repository: Museum of Fine Arts (Boston, Massachusetts, USA) ID: 13.4038
Period/Date
Meroitic
Creation date: 2nd century
Dimensions
height: 27.94 cm, height: 11 inches
Subjects
Jars
Crocodiles
Grapes
Wine bottles
Pottery (object genre)
Work Record ID
543819
Image Record ID
1297651
Digital filename
07vm045384
Classification Filing Number
422.4J;J;12DSJ;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220839
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:59:58

Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds; full view; Creation date: ca. 1490-1530

Work Title
Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds
View Title
full view
Creator/Culture
Culture: Sapi-Portuguese
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Sierra Leone); Repository: Galleria e Museo Estense (Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy)
Period/Date
Creation date: ca. 1490-1530
Media/Technique
ivory
Dimensions
height: 29 cm, height: 11.42 inches
Subjects
Saltcellars
Ivory carving
Crocodiles
Africa
Work Record ID
221871
Image Record ID
1299570
Digital filename
08vm017000
Classification Filing Number
700K;S2413-P;28SCMO;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
230037
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:02:48

Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds; detail of crocodiles and birds around stem; Creation date: ca. 1490-1530

Work Title
Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds
View Title
detail of crocodiles and birds around stem
Creator/Culture
Culture: Sapi-Portuguese
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Sierra Leone); Repository: Galleria e Museo Estense (Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy)
Period/Date
Creation date: ca. 1490-1530
Media/Technique
ivory
Dimensions
height: 29 cm, height: 11.42 inches
Subjects
Saltcellars
Ivory carving
Crocodiles
Africa
Work Record ID
221871
Image Record ID
1299584
Digital filename
08vm016985
Classification Filing Number
700K;S2413-P;28SCMO;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
230037
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:02:48

Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds; Full view; Creation date: ca. 1490-1530

Work Title
Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds
View Title
Full view
Creator/Culture
Culture: Sapi-Portuguese
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Sierra Leone)
Period/Date
Creation date: ca. 1490-1530
Media/Technique
ivory
Dimensions
height: 20.2 cm, height: 7.95 inches
Subjects
Saltcellars
Ivory carving
Africa
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
545498
Image Record ID
1299583
Digital filename
08vm016984
Classification Filing Number
700K;S2413-P;28SCB;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
230037
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:02:48

Nomoli of Seated Man with Crocodile; Full view, proper left; Creation date: 15th-16th century

Work Title
Nomoli of Seated Man with Crocodile
View Title
Full view, proper left
Creator/Culture
Culture: Sapi-Portuguese
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Sierra Leone); Owner: Carlo Monzino Private Collection
Period/Date
Creation date: 15th-16th century
Media/Technique
stone, sculpture
Dimensions
height: 18 cm, height: 7.09 inches
Subjects
Figures (Representations)
Sculptures (visual works)
Visual Works
Seated figures
Crocodiles
Africa
Work Record ID
221847
Image Record ID
1299174
Digital filename
08vm016951
Classification Filing Number
700K;S2413;2MC;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
230029
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:02:31

Divination Figure in the Form of an Animal; Hombwa;Itombwa; Full front view of proper right

Work Title
Divination Figure in the Form of an Animal
Hombwa;Itombwa
View Title
Full front view of proper right
Creator/Culture
Kuba
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Democratic Republic of the Congo); Owner: Private Collection, Brussels (Brussels, Belgium)
Media/Technique
wood, sculpture, carving
Dimensions
length: 26 cm, length: 10.24 inches
Subjects
Kuba (African people)
Sculptures (visual works)
Crocodiles
Woodcarving
Work Record ID
221276
Image Record ID
1295897
Digital filename
07vm014128
Classification Filing Number
700K;K95;26IB 2b;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220757
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:54:03

Nomoli of Seated Man with Crocodile; Full view, proper left; Creation date: 15th-16th century

Work Title
Nomoli of Seated Man with Crocodile
View Title
Full view, proper left
Creator/Culture
Culture: Sapi-Portuguese
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Sierra Leone); Owner: Carlo Monzino Private Collection
Period/Date
Creation date: 15th-16th century
Media/Technique
stone, sculpture
Dimensions
height: 18 cm, height: 7.09 inches
Subjects
Figures (Representations)
Sculptures (visual works)
Visual Works
Seated figures
Crocodiles
Africa
Work Record ID
221847
Image Record ID
987750
Digital filename
05d117003
Classification Filing Number
700K;S2413;2MC;*.digitalonly
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 05:10:34

Republican Denarius of Octavian; Obverse: Octavian, reverse: Crocodile; Republican; Creation date: 28 BCE

Work Title
Republican Denarius of Octavian
View Title
Obverse: Octavian, reverse: Crocodile
Creator/Culture
Roman
Period/Date
Republican
Creation date: 28 BCE
Media/Technique
silver, minting
Subjects
Roman
Denarii
Coins
Silver
Rodin, Auguste, 1840-1917. Victor Hugo
Crocodiles
Male portraits
Profiles (Figures)
Work Record ID
542206
Image Record ID
997898
Digital filename
08d000084
Classification Filing Number
532C;RZ;5DO
HART Image Order Number
220813
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:57:37

Twin Vase Decorated with Geometric Motifs and Scene of Crocodile Attacking Goat-like Animals; Twin vase decorted with geometrical motifs and scene of crocodile attacking goat-like animals; Pre-Dynastic; creation date: ca. 4000-3500 BCE

Work Title
Twin Vase Decorated with Geometric Motifs and Scene of Crocodile Attacking Goat-like Animals
View Title
Twin vase decorted with geometrical motifs and scene of crocodile attacking goat-like animals
Creator/Culture
Egyptian
Site/Repository
Repository: Museo Egizio di Torino (Turin, Piedmont, Italy)
Period/Date
Pre-Dynastic
creation date: ca. 4000-3500 BCE
Media/Technique
clay, painting (coating), ceramics
Dimensions
height: 18.1 cm (7.125 inches), diameter: 10.16 cm (4 inches)
Subjects
Vases
Ceramics
Crocodiles
Goats
Geometric patterns
Work Record ID
550819
Image Record ID
997100
Classification Filing Number
421J;AA;TG

Goldweight of Crossed Crocodiles

Work Title
Goldweight of Crossed Crocodiles
Creator/Culture
Culture: Akan
Site/Repository
Creation location: Ghana
Media/Technique
cast brass
Dimensions
height: 6.5 cm (2.56 inches)
Subjects
Africa
Ghana
Sculptures (visual works)
Goldweights
Goldweights, Akan
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
220040
Image Record ID
911542
Digital filename
05d114709
Classification Filing Number
700K;A313;59GWC;*a&d.r
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:07:40

Nilotic scene; Nilotic scene, Pygmies protecting themselves from a crocodile; Creation date: 1st century

Work Title
Nilotic scene
View Title
Nilotic scene, Pygmies protecting themselves from a crocodile
Site/Repository
Site: Casa dei Pigmei, Pompeii (Napoli, Campania, Italy)
Period/Date
Creation date: 1st century
Subjects
Mural paintings
Pygmies
Crocodiles
Nile River
Work Record ID
128012
Image Record ID
919384
Digital filename
MR101112
Classification Filing Number
132;P788;4HCPi 15b;*.r
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 04:32:15

Pompeii, Casa del Gallo; Villa of the Gallo; Interior, Portion of mural, Pygmies fighting crocodiles and a hippopotamus; Imperial; Creation date: 1st century CE

Work Title
Pompeii, Casa del Gallo
Villa of the Gallo
View Title
Interior, Portion of mural, Pygmies fighting crocodiles and a hippopotamus
Creator/Culture
Roman
Site/Repository
Site: Pompeii (Napoli, Campania, Italy); Repository: Mural, Museo Archeologico Nazionale (Naples, Napoli, Campania, Italy)
Period/Date
Imperial
Creation date: 1st century CE
Media/Technique
mural painting
Subjects
Interior murals
Pygmies
Crocodiles
Hippopotamidae
Houses
Architecture
Work Record ID
128010
Image Record ID
919383
Digital filename
07d123809
Classification Filing Number
132;P788;4HCGi 15b;*.r
HART Image Order Number
220533
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:48:54

Statue of an acrobat balancing on a crocodile; Statue of an acrobat balancing on a crocodile, 3/4 view of proper left; Roman Period; Creation date: 30 BCE-324 AD

Work Title
Statue of an acrobat balancing on a crocodile
View Title
Statue of an acrobat balancing on a crocodile, 3/4 view of proper left
Creator/Culture
Egyptian
Site/Repository
Repository: British Museum (London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
Period/Date
Roman Period
Creation date: 30 BCE-324 AD
Media/Technique
marble
Dimensions
height: 75 cm (29.53 inches)
Subjects
Statues
Sculptures (visual works)
Acrobats
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
145683
Image Record ID
919381
Digital filename
MR101114
Classification Filing Number
221;L;36AcB 4b
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 04:32:16

The Crying Crocodile Tries to Catch the Sun; Creation date: 1956

Work Title
The Crying Crocodile Tries to Catch the Sun
View Title
The Crying Crocodile Tries to Catch the Sun
Creator/Culture
artist: Karel Appel (Dutch, 1921-2006)
Site/Repository
Repository: Peggy Guggenheim Collection (Venice, Veneto, Italy) ID: 76.2553.174
Period/Date
Creation date: 1956
Media/Technique
oil on canvas
Dimensions
145.5 x 113.1 cm (57.28 x 44.53 inches)
Subjects
Crocodiles
Abstraction
Paintings (visual works)
Work Record ID
239134
Image Record ID
939719
Classification Filing Number
INT;A646;1956-CC

Divination Figure in the Form of an Animal; Hombwa;Itombwa; Divination figure (itombwa) in the form of an animal

Work Title
Divination Figure in the Form of an Animal
Hombwa;Itombwa
View Title
Divination figure (itombwa) in the form of an animal
Creator/Culture
Kuba
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Democratic Republic of the Congo); Owner: Private Collection, Brussels (Brussels, Belgium)
Media/Technique
wood, sculpture, carving
Dimensions
length: 26 cm, length: 10.24 inches
Subjects
Kuba (African people)
Sculptures (visual works)
Crocodiles
Woodcarving
Work Record ID
221276
Image Record ID
944302
Classification Filing Number
700K;K95;26IB 7b

Crocodile armor, full body with helmet

Work Title
Crocodile armor, full body with helmet
Creator/Culture
Roman
Site/Repository
Repository: British Museum (London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
Media/Technique
leather, animal, leatherworking
Legacy Media/Technique
Crocodile skin
Subjects
Crocodiles
Armor
Leather
Helmets
Work Record ID
223119
Image Record ID
925428
Classification Filing Number
732B;C;AC

Relief of Warship with Crocodile Emblem of Egypt at Prow, with Tower on Deck and Legionaries; Republican; Creation date: 30 BCE

Work Title
Relief of Warship with Crocodile Emblem of Egypt at Prow, with Tower on Deck and Legionaries
Site/Repository
Repository: From Palestrina, Vatican Museums (Rome, Italy)
Period/Date
Republican
Creation date: 30 BCE
Media/Technique
marble, sculpture
Subjects
Roman
Relief (sculpture techniques)
Marble
Warships
Egypt
Emblems (Allegorical pictures)
Crocodiles
Actium, Battle of, 31 B.C.
Work Record ID
148280
Image Record ID
925854
Digital filename
08d000085
Classification Filing Number
232;R763;7W
HART Image Order Number
220813
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:57:37

The Crying Crocodile Tries to Catch the Sun; Crocodile detail; Creation date: 1956

Work Title
The Crying Crocodile Tries to Catch the Sun
View Title
Crocodile detail
Creator/Culture
artist: Karel Appel (Dutch, 1921-2006)
Image Creator/Culture
photographer: Diane M. Kirkpatrick (American, 1933-)
Site/Repository
Repository: Peggy Guggenheim Collection (Venice, Veneto, Italy) ID: 76.2553.174
Period/Date
Creation date: 1956
Media/Technique
oil on canvas
Dimensions
145.5 x 113.1 cm (57.28 x 44.53 inches)
Subjects
Diane Kirkpatrick Collection
Crocodiles
Abstraction
Paintings (visual works)
Work Record ID
239134
Image Record ID
1370006
Digital filename
14d004784
HART Image Order Number
290657
Date Added/Updated
2014-12-02 01:09:43

The Crying Crocodile Tries to Catch the Sun; Full view; Creation date: 1956

Work Title
The Crying Crocodile Tries to Catch the Sun
View Title
Full view
Creator/Culture
artist: Karel Appel (Dutch, 1921-2006)
Image Creator/Culture
photographer: Diane M. Kirkpatrick (American, 1933-)
Site/Repository
Repository: Peggy Guggenheim Collection (Venice, Veneto, Italy) ID: 76.2553.174
Period/Date
Creation date: 1956
Media/Technique
oil on canvas
Dimensions
145.5 x 113.1 cm (57.28 x 44.53 inches)
Subjects
Diane Kirkpatrick Collection
Crocodiles
Abstraction
Paintings (visual works)
Work Record ID
239134
Image Record ID
1370005
Digital filename
14d004783
HART Image Order Number
290657
Date Added/Updated
2014-12-02 01:18:30

Faience Amulet in the Shape of a Crocodile; Roman Period; creation date: First Century CE - Fifth Century CE

Work Title
Faience Amulet in the Shape of a Crocodile
Creator/Culture
Egyptian
Site/Repository
Former site: Karanis (Upper Egypt, Egypt); Repository: Kelsey Museum of Archaeology (Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA)
Period/Date
Roman Period
creation date: First Century CE - Fifth Century CE
Media/Technique
faience, ceramics
Subjects
Amulets
Jewelry
Crocodiles
Ceramics
Karanis (Upper Egypt, Egypt)
Egypt
Egyptian
Roman Period
Power stations
faience
Work Record ID
574280
Image Record ID
1366743
Digital filename
14d003157
Classification Filing Number
24184
HART Image Order Number
290271
Date Added/Updated
2014-07-25 00:28:54

Architectural fragments originally at Saint-Sernin de Toulouse; Attributed to west facade, bas-relief fragment: Siren-bird clutching a crocodile; creation date: ca. 11th century

Work Title
Architectural fragments originally at Saint-Sernin de Toulouse
View Title
Attributed to west facade, bas-relief fragment: Siren-bird clutching a crocodile
Creator/Culture
French
Image Creator/Culture
photographer: James Austin (Australian, 1940-)
Site/Repository
Former site: Saint-Sernin de Toulouse (Toulouse, Midi-Pyrénées, France); Repository: Musée des Augustins (Toulouse, Midi-Pyrénées, France)
Period/Date
creation date: ca. 11th century
Subjects
Romanesque Collection
Bas-reliefs
Sirens (Mythology)
Birds
Crocodiles
Fragments
Architecture
Romanesque
Work Record ID
582290
Image Record ID
1399786
Digital filename
Romanesque_R398
HART Image Order Number
330106
Date Added/Updated
2018-04-20 00:26:55

Tiger Devouring a Gavial of the Ganges; Romantic; Creation date: 1831

Work Title
Tiger Devouring a Gavial of the Ganges
Creator/Culture
sculptor: Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1796-1875)
Site/Repository
Repository: Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA) ID: 1983.11
Period/Date
Romantic
Creation date: 1831
Media/Technique
plaster, patina, sculpture
Dimensions
height: 43 cm (16.93 inches)
Subjects
Sculptures (visual works)
Animals
Tigers
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
152579
Image Record ID
1305154
Digital filename
07d114440
Classification Filing Number
275;B361;9TG;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220041
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 05:34:55

Crocodile; Front view; Hadrianic, Imperial; Creation date: 133-138 CE

Work Title
Crocodile
View Title
Front view
Creator/Culture
Culture: Roman
Site/Repository
Discovery location: Canopus, Hadrian's Villa, Tivoli (Lazio, Italy); Site: Hadrian's Villa (Tivoli, Lazio, Italy)
Period/Date
Hadrianic, Imperial
Creation date: 133-138 CE
Media/Technique
marble
Subjects
Italy
Roman
Hadrian's Villa (Tivoli, Italy)
Sculptures (visual works)
Statues
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
543737
Image Record ID
1301249
Digital filename
07d117121
Classification Filing Number
132;T623;3HCs 8;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220143
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 06:55:49

Hornbill and Crocodile Mask; 3/4 view of proper left

Work Title
Hornbill and Crocodile Mask
View Title
3/4 view of proper left
Creator/Culture
Culture: Nuna
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Burkina Faso)
Media/Technique
wood, pigment, carving, painting (coating)
Dimensions
height: 156 cm, height: 61.42 inches
Subjects
Costumes
Masks (Costume)
Crocodiles
Hornbills
Work Record ID
546835
Image Record ID
1301048
Digital filename
08vm017950
Classification Filing Number
700K;N972;4MHC;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
230118
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:04:10

Bird and Crocodile; Creation date: 11th-15th century

Work Title
Bird and Crocodile
Creator/Culture
Culture: Shona
Site/Repository
Creation location: Great Zimbabwe (Masvingo District, Zimbabwe)
Period/Date
Creation date: 11th-15th century
Media/Technique
soapstone, sculpture
Subjects
Sculptures (visual works)
Great Zimbabwe (Extinct city)
Animals
Birds
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
546990
Image Record ID
1301132
Digital filename
08vm018067
Classification Filing Number
700K;S559;26GZBC;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
230122
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:04:02

Crocodile-Bird Mask; Creation date: 20th century

Work Title
Crocodile-Bird Mask
Creator/Culture
Culture: Gurunsi
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Burkina Faso)
Period/Date
Creation date: 20th century
Media/Technique
wood, pigment, carving
Subjects
Costumes
Masks (Costume)
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
546804
Image Record ID
1300900
Digital filename
08vm017769
Classification Filing Number
700K;G9812;4CBM;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
230103
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:03:54

Crocodile Mask; Full view, 3/4 proper left; Creation date: 19th century

Work Title
Crocodile Mask
View Title
Full view, 3/4 proper left
Creator/Culture
Culture: Dogon
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Mali)
Period/Date
Creation date: 19th century
Media/Technique
wood, carving
Dimensions
height: 45 cm, height: 17.72 inches
Subjects
Masks (Costume)
Costumes
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
546782
Image Record ID
1300836
Digital filename
08vm017662
Classification Filing Number
700K;D654;4CM;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
230104
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:04:07

Man Holding a Royal Sword Decorated with a Double Crocodile Motif in Gold; State Sword

Work Title
Man Holding a Royal Sword Decorated with a Double Crocodile Motif in Gold
State Sword
Creator/Culture
Culture: Asante
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Ghana)
Media/Technique
gold
Subjects
Africa
Ghana
Regalia
Ceremonial swords
Ornaments
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
220161
Image Record ID
717478
Digital filename
05d118240
Classification Filing Number
700K;A798;69MRS;*.a&d
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 05:11:40

Asahina Saburo and the Crocodiles (Watched by the Shogun Yoriie); Edo (Japanese Period); Creation date: 1849

Work Title
Asahina Saburo and the Crocodiles (Watched by the Shogun Yoriie)
Creator/Culture
printmaker: Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797-1861)
Site/Repository
Repository: Victoria and Albert Museum (London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
Period/Date
Edo (Japanese Period)
Creation date: 1849
Media/Technique
woodblock print
Subjects
Women
Japan
Prints
Woodcuts
Oban (prints)
Triptychs
Crocodiles
Asahina, Yoshihide, 12th/13th cent.
Work Record ID
226921
Image Record ID
795289
Digital filename
06d101066
Classification Filing Number
952;KU-789;4ACV;*.r
HART Image Order Number
230069
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:01:27

Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds; Creation date: ca. 1490-1530

Work Title
Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds
Creator/Culture
Culture: Sapi-Portuguese
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Sierra Leone); Repository: Galleria e Museo Estense (Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy)
Period/Date
Creation date: ca. 1490-1530
Media/Technique
ivory
Dimensions
height: 29 cm, height: 11.42 inches
Subjects
Saltcellars
Ivory carving
Crocodiles
Africa
Work Record ID
221871
Image Record ID
814859
Classification Filing Number
700K;S2413-P;28SCMO

Tiger Devouring a Gavial of the Ganges; Rear view. Detail: tiger's back and tail; Romantic; Creation date: 1831

Work Title
Tiger Devouring a Gavial of the Ganges
View Title
Rear view. Detail: tiger's back and tail
Creator/Culture
sculptor: Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1796-1875)
Site/Repository
Repository: Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA) ID: 1983.11
Period/Date
Romantic
Creation date: 1831
Media/Technique
plaster, patina, sculpture
Dimensions
height: 43 cm (16.93 inches)
Subjects
Sculptures (visual works)
Animals
Tigers
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
152579
Image Record ID
960914
Digital filename
03004960
Classification Filing Number
275;B361;9TG 9c

Lintel block showing two crocodile divinities flanking an altar from one of the temples; Front view; Greco-Roman

Work Title
Lintel block showing two crocodile divinities flanking an altar from one of the temples
View Title
Front view
Creator/Culture
Greco-Roman
Egyptian
Site/Repository
Discovery location: Karanis (Upper Egypt, Egypt)
Period/Date
Greco-Roman
Media/Technique
stone, sculpture
Subjects
Egypt
Karanis (Extinct city)
Greco-Roman
Lintels
Crocodiles
Relief (sculpture techniques)
Egyptian gods
Work Record ID
540517
Image Record ID
1293145
Digital filename
07d116672
Classification Filing Number
221;L;32DLC;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220107
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 06:52:06

Falcon-Crocodile; Soknopaios; 3/4 view of proper left; Greco-Roman

Work Title
Falcon-Crocodile
Soknopaios
View Title
3/4 view of proper left
Creator/Culture
Greco-Roman
Egyptian
Site/Repository
Discovery location: from Inner Court at North Temple, Karanis (Upper Egypt, Egypt); Repository: Kelsey Museum of Archaeology (Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA) ID: 0000.02.5780
Period/Date
Greco-Roman
Media/Technique
limestone, sculpture
Subjects
Egypt
Greco-Roman
Sculptures (visual works)
Falcons
Crocodiles
Egyptian gods
Karanis (Extinct city)
Work Record ID
540516
Image Record ID
1293142
Digital filename
07d116670
Classification Filing Number
221;L;12FC;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220107
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 06:52:06

North Temple; Front view of Soknopaios; Greco-Roman; Creation date: 1st century BCE

Work Title
North Temple
View Title
Front view of Soknopaios
Creator/Culture
Greco-Roman
Egyptian
Image Creator/Culture
photographer: George Swain (American, 1866-1947)
Site/Repository
Site: Karanis (Upper Egypt, Egypt)
Period/Date
Greco-Roman
Creation date: 1st century BCE
Media/Technique
mud brick, limestone
Subjects
Falcons
Crocodiles
Architecture
Egypt
Greco-Roman
Temples
Karanis (Extinct city)
Archaeology
Work Record ID
540312
Image Record ID
1293133
Digital filename
07d116671
Classification Filing Number
121;K178;2TN;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220107
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 06:52:06

Goldweight of Crossed Crocodiles

Work Title
Goldweight of Crossed Crocodiles
Creator/Culture
Culture: Akan
Site/Repository
Creation location: Ghana
Media/Technique
cast brass
Dimensions
height: 6.5 cm (2.56 inches)
Subjects
Africa
Ghana
Sculptures (visual works)
Goldweights
Goldweights, Akan
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
220040
Image Record ID
1297976
Digital filename
07vm015677
Classification Filing Number
700K;A313;59GWC;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220851
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:57:24

Goldweight of Crocodiles

Work Title
Goldweight of Crocodiles
Creator/Culture
Culture: Akan
Site/Repository
Creation location: Ghana
Media/Technique
metal
Dimensions
height: 69 cm (27.17 inches)
Subjects
Africa
Ghana
Sculptures (visual works)
Goldweights
Goldweights, Akan
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
544143
Image Record ID
1297973
Digital filename
07vm015673
Classification Filing Number
700K;A313;59GWCR;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220851
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:57:24

Goldweight of a Crocodile and Fish

Work Title
Goldweight of a Crocodile and Fish
Creator/Culture
Culture: Asante
Site/Repository
Creation location: Ghana
Media/Technique
brass
Dimensions
height: 3.5 inches (8.89 cm)
Subjects
Africa
Ghana
Sculptures (visual works)
Weights
Animals
Crocodiles
Fish
Work Record ID
544217
Image Record ID
1297885
Digital filename
07vm015076
Classification Filing Number
700K;A798;59GWCF;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220852
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:00:25

Man Holding a Royal Sword Decorated with a Double Crocodile Motif in Gold; State Sword

Work Title
Man Holding a Royal Sword Decorated with a Double Crocodile Motif in Gold
State Sword
Creator/Culture
Culture: Asante
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Ghana)
Media/Technique
gold
Subjects
Africa
Ghana
Regalia
Ceremonial swords
Ornaments
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
220161
Image Record ID
1297826
Digital filename
07vm015766
Classification Filing Number
700K;A798;69MRS;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220850
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:00:21

Decorated Spheroid Jar; Pottery; Meroitic; Creation date: 2nd century

Work Title
Decorated Spheroid Jar
Pottery
Creator/Culture
Culture: Nubian
Site/Repository
Discovery location: Meroitic cemetery, grave K18/2, Kerma (Ash-Shamālīyah, Sudan); Repository: Museum of Fine Arts (Boston, Massachusetts, USA) ID: 13.4038
Period/Date
Meroitic
Creation date: 2nd century
Dimensions
height: 27.94 cm, height: 11 inches
Subjects
Jars
Crocodiles
Grapes
Wine bottles
Pottery (object genre)
Work Record ID
543819
Image Record ID
1297651
Digital filename
07vm045384
Classification Filing Number
422.4J;J;12DSJ;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
220839
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 07:59:58

Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds; detail of crocodiles and birds around stem; Creation date: ca. 1490-1530

Work Title
Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds
View Title
detail of crocodiles and birds around stem
Creator/Culture
Culture: Sapi-Portuguese
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Sierra Leone); Repository: Galleria e Museo Estense (Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy)
Period/Date
Creation date: ca. 1490-1530
Media/Technique
ivory
Dimensions
height: 29 cm, height: 11.42 inches
Subjects
Saltcellars
Ivory carving
Crocodiles
Africa
Work Record ID
221871
Image Record ID
1299584
Digital filename
08vm016985
Classification Filing Number
700K;S2413-P;28SCMO;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
230037
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:02:48

Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds; Full view; Creation date: ca. 1490-1530

Work Title
Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds
View Title
Full view
Creator/Culture
Culture: Sapi-Portuguese
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Sierra Leone)
Period/Date
Creation date: ca. 1490-1530
Media/Technique
ivory
Dimensions
height: 20.2 cm, height: 7.95 inches
Subjects
Saltcellars
Ivory carving
Africa
Crocodiles
Work Record ID
545498
Image Record ID
1299583
Digital filename
08vm016984
Classification Filing Number
700K;S2413-P;28SCB;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
230037
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:02:48

Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds; full view; Creation date: ca. 1490-1530

Work Title
Saltcellar with Crocodiles and Birds
View Title
full view
Creator/Culture
Culture: Sapi-Portuguese
Site/Repository
Creation location: Unknown Site (Sierra Leone); Repository: Galleria e Museo Estense (Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy)
Period/Date
Creation date: ca. 1490-1530
Media/Technique
ivory
Dimensions
height: 29 cm, height: 11.42 inches
Subjects
Saltcellars
Ivory carving
Crocodiles
Africa
Work Record ID
221871
Image Record ID
1299570
Digital filename
08vm017000
Classification Filing Number
700K;S2413-P;28SCMO;*.digitalonly
HART Image Order Number
230037
Date Added/Updated
2012-11-25 08:02:48