University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 37-15-40
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Khafaje
Archaeology Area: Mound A, Q45/4
Period: Early Dynastic
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Alabaster
Shell
Technique:Inlaid
Iconography:Bearded Man
Height: 8.5cm
Width: 7cm
Depth: 5cm
Credit Line:Khafaje Expedition; E. A. Speiser and Charles Bache, 1937
Other NumberKH 8-13 - Field No SF

Description

Alabaster. Back of head and end of pointed beard missing. Shell inlay in left eye. Traces of bitumen on break.


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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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