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Object Number:37-15-29
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Khafaje
Archaeology Area: Mound A, Q 45/4, 3d floor sculptor's shrine, Nintu Temple Level 5 beneath floor
Period: Early Dynastic
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Limestone
Iconography:Man
Height: 23.2 cm
Width: 8.2 cm
Thickness: 6.4 cm
Credit Line:Khafaje Expedition; E. A. Speiser and Charles Bache, 1937
Other Number:KH 8-261 - Field No SF
0405 - Cast Number

Description

Grey limestone. Complete standing figure on disc base, part missing. Male; originally with beard which has been chiselled off. Leaf pattern on hem of dress. hands clasped in front of body.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006) View Objects in Exhibition
Iraq\'s Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur\'s Royal Cemetery ( Oct 2009 - Jan 2017) View Objects in Exhibition

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