University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 37-15-32
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Khafaje
Archaeology Area: Mound A, Q 45/10, Level 39.03
Period: Early Dynastic
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Alabaster
Bitumen
Iconography:Man
Height: 20.3cm
Width: 9.8cm
Credit Line:Khafaje Expedition; E. A. Speiser and Charles Bache, 1937
Other NumberKH 8-5 - Field No SF

Description

Alabaster. Head and feet missing. Broken at waist in antiquity and repaired with dowels and bitumen. Upper fragment found Jan. 20 - 27 in Q45/4.


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Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006)View Objects in Exhibition

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