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Altar (uncertain)

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Object Number:
30-47-35
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
South Arabia
Section:
Near Eastern
Materials:
Alabaster
Description:
Alabaster slab with reliefs. The decoration is made of ten antelopes' heads (or bulls' heads? Bukranion), four of which are broken or burnt, between two tower-like constructions. The con-structions are of the typical South Arabian style; a door in a recess, and a window above a straight lintel.
Height:
7.5cm
Length:
393cm
Width:
100cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Quill Jones

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