The Dutch national collection of antiquities has, of course, many archaeological finds from the Netherlands, but there are also an excellent Egyptological collection, a small set of Etruscan objects, and good collections of Greek and Roman art. The department of the ancient Near East has some fine as well.
40 pictures related to this museum
Portrait of a mother and daughter
Rooftile with the sign EXGERINF
A Pegasus from Aššur
Heerlen, tombstone of Marcus Julius, soldier of V Alaudae (CIL 13.8711)
Achilles kills Troilus. Sarcophagus from Volterra (Italy). Rijksmuseum van oudheden, Leiden (Netherlands)
Writing tablet from Valkenburg
Rooftile "sub Didio"
Polyphemus throws a rock to Odysseus' ship. Etruscan sarcophagus from the Rijksmuseum van oudheden, Leiden (Netherlands)
Ostracon from Egyptian Thebes
Tombstone of Batba'al, third century BCE.
Matilo, Victoria on a ring
Curse tablet from Matilo
Nehalennia altar, detail (boat)
The Tabula Leersumiana
Roman cavalry mask, called "Gordon"
Eumenes I Soter
Rider and griffin: Phrygian antefix from the early Achaemenid period
Samian ware, "iimili"
Christian tombstone from Carthage.
Lid of the sarcophagus of Wahibra-Emakhet
Statuette of Amun
Matilo, sherd of terra sigilata with Greek inscription ΑΘΗΝ