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Object Number:
37-15-28
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Iraq
Khafaje
Archaeology Area:
Mound A Q45
Period:
Early Dynastic
Section:
Near Eastern
Materials:
Alabaster
Shell
Lapis
Technique:
Inlaid
Iconography:
Man
Description:
Alabaster. Complete. On a rectangular base. Shell inlay eyes with lapis pupils. Flounced skirt. (S5).

man with inlaid shell / lapis eyes
Conus or Strombus
Height:
23cm
Credit Line:
Khafaje Expedition
Other Number:
KH 8-45   -   Field No SF
0404   -   Cast Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: 142
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[Catalogue] Aruz, Joan. 2003. Art of the First Cities: The Third Millenium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus. : Page/Fig./Plate: 61
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[Book] Kawami, Trudy S. & Olbrantz, John. 2013. Breath of Heaven, Breath of Earth: Ancient Near Eastern Art from American Collections. : Page/Fig./Plate: 132/30
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[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: 21
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