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Ancient-Classical Art and Archaeology

Resources and research tips for topics on ancient through classical arts

Find Books at Mason


Still can't find the item? Use Interlibrary Loan (ILL) to request books, media and articles from other libraries when they are not available at Mason or the WRLC. Start your research early if you want to take advantage of this wonderful service as it can take up to 2 weeks.

Library Call Numbers for Ancient Art & Archaeology

Do you prefer to browse the library's shelves to discover books? Find books in Mason Libraries by their call number, organized roughly in these categories. Look for the call number ranges starting with these letters:

I'm interested in... BROWSE in the library:
Egyptology / History of Egypt (General History)

DT 43 - DT 159.9 (Fenwick 3rd floor)

  • Pyramids & Egyptian antiquities: DT 56.8
  • History of Sudan: DT 159
Ancient Egyptian Art (General History) N 5350 (Fenwick 4th floor)
Ancient Architecture (Egyptian, Mesopotamian, antiquity)

NA 210 - NA 220

  • Egyptian architecture: NA 212 - NA 215
Ancient Sculpture

NB 75, NB 1199 - 1296 (Fenwick 4th floor)

  • Egyptian sculpture: NB 75
  • Portrait sculpture: NB 1296
  • Conservation / preservation: NB 1199
  • Polychromy: NB 1275
Women, Gender in Ancient Egypt HQ 1137 (Fenwick 3rd floor)
Religion and Mythology  BL 2421 (Fenwick 2nd floor)