Out on loan
3rd century BCE - 1st century CE
Alabaster statuette of Ammi-jada du Shukaim. Stands on a plinth. The hands are extended forward, the left closed, bored. The eyes are a piece of shell inlaid. Beard and moustache are punctuated lines. Loin cloth. Top and back of the head, cut flat and left rough.
Purchased from Quill Jones
[Article] Legrain, Leon. 1934. In the Land of the Queen of Sheba. AJA. 38 (3) : Page/Fig./Plate: 331
[Catalogue] Antonini de Maigret, Sabina, et al. 2015. Searching for the Queen of Sheba. : Page/Fig./Plate: 83
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