North-American antiquities in the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

The rich collection of the Royal Museums of Art and History in Brussels (Cinquantenaire Museum) presents valuable pieces of antiques, archaeological artifacts, decorative and applied art, unique vessels and objects of everyday life from different cultural and historical areas of the world. Here you can see the impressive works, including and from  Non-European civilizations - Chinese, Japanese and Korean art, from India and Southeast Asia, Polynesia, pre-Columbian America. The beautifully preserved examples in rich color variety us acquainted with the peculiarities and culture of North American inhabitants centuries ago.

In the cultural-historical aspect, mainly the North America is divided into ten major areas based on geographical and cultural criteria: Arctic, Subarctic, North-West Side, California, Plateau, Great Basin, Plains, Woodlands, South-East, South-West . However, there are often not very precise division of cultural areas, due to their mutual influence, decanting and mixing of the characteristic details in the border regions between the areas established.

One such exposure is of the rare in Europe and deserves to be seen the impressively beautiful objects displayed in the museum in all their splendor.

Address: Parc du Cinquantenaire 10, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

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North-American antique art in the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

North-American antique art in the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

North-American antique art in the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

North-American antique art in the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

North-American antique art in the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

North-American antique art in the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

North-American antique art in the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

North-American antique art in the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

Vases, terracotta, Northern Mexico, Culture Casas Grandes, 1200 - 1450 А.D.

Vases, terracotta, Northern Mexico, Culture Casas Grandes, 1200 - 1450 А.D.

North-American antique art in the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

North-American antique art in the Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

Related links

http://www.kmkg-mrah.be/cinquantenaire-museum

http://visitbrussels.be/bitc/BE_en/museum/2109/art-and-history-museum-mrah.do

http://www.visitbelgium.com/index.php?page=museums

http://www.brusselsmuseums.be/en/museum/75-cinquantenaire-museum-royal-museums-of-art-and-history