The Tokyo National Museum’s collections focus on ancient Japanese art and Asian art along the Silk Road. There is also a large collection of Greco-Buddhist art.
Among the many historical, cultural and specimen objects in the Tokyo National Museum the following are highlights:
- Noh Mask, Edo period, 18th century
- Buddha, 1st-2nd century CE, Gandhara from Pakistan
- Drinking scene sculpture, Greco-Buddhist art of Gandhara. 3rd century CE
- Haniwa horse statuette
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