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Statuette

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Object Number:65-31-485
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Hasanlu
Period: Hasanlu Period IV
Date Made: 1000-800 BC
Early Date: -1000
Late Date: -800
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ivory
Technique:Engraved
Iconography:Human Figure
Credit Line:The Hasanlu Project; Robert H. Dyson Jr., 1964

Description

Part of a human figurine either in high relief or in the round showing part of the left leg and skirt above which is decorated with engraved lozenge pattern.

Muscarella Publication: " Fragment of a sculpture in the round. Extant is part of the left thigh of a male facing left, along with the left section of his kilt, which is decorated with incised lozenges, each of them filled with four lozenges; the mid-point of the kilt tapered to a point."

Bibliography:

[Book] Muscarella, Oscar W. 1980. The Catalogue of Ivories from Hasanlu, Iran.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 134/ Fig. 254View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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