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Object Number:37-16-76
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Tepe Gawra
Archaeology Area: Level XIa
Locus: Level XI A
Tepe Gawra, 6 J
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Granite
Length: 2.6 cm
Width: 2.2 cm
Thickness: 1.1 cm
Credit Line:American School Oriental Research / University Museum Expedition to Tepe Gawra, Iraq; E. A. Speiser, 1937
Other Number:G6-133 - Field No SF
Rothman: 1062 - Other Number

Description

Granite. Roughly rectangular with flat base and convex top. Showing a kneeling man with the head of a bird reaching toward an object with his right hand. Above him is a star and the moon; in back of him is a tree.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Root, Margaret C. 2005. This Fertile Land; Signs + Symbols in the Early Arts of Iran and Iraq.. Kelsey Museum Publications, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 152:43View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Rothman, Mitchell S. 2002. Tepe Gawra: the Evolution of a Small, Prehistoric Center in Northern Iraq.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. pg. xxii, 494 p. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 340/ Cat. 1062View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Rothman, Mitchell S. 2002. Tepe Gawra: the Evolution of a Small, Prehistoric Center in Northern Iraq.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. pg. xxii, 494 p. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Plt. 38/ Fig. 1062View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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