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Furniture Fragment

Inlay

Object Number:
65-3-1
Current Location:
Provenience:
Iraq
Nimrud
Period:
Assyrian
Date Made:
8th century BC
Early Date:
-800
Late Date:
-700
Section:
Near Eastern
Materials:
Ivory
Iconography:
Wedjat Eye
Description:
Horse's cheekpiece with attachment holes. Engraved and inlaid design of wadjet eye with arm holding ram headed sceptre. Traces of blue inlay in eye. Guilloche border.
Credit Line:
Purchased from the British School of Archaeology, Iraq, 1965
Other Number:
ND 10386   -   Field No SF

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