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Statuette

Object Number:31-43-174
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Alabaster
Iconography:Female Head
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931

Description

Alabaster; of a woman; in the round. Eyes and eyebrows originally inlaid. Back of the head broken off; repaired with piece of another head stuck with bitumen.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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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