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Model

Object Number:B15488
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Chariot Wheel
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur I-IV, 1888-1900
Other Number:PBS XVI: 239 - Other Number

Description

CBS Register: clay chariot wheel (with small sketch)

PBS XVI: Chariot. The side rail is incised in imitation of inlay or metal work. There are two holes bored through, one for the axle, one for the pole. Two wheels have been added. The front is reconstructed. Chariot: B15495; Notched wheel: B15488; Plain wheel with large hub: B12264

Bibliography:

[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1930. Terra-Cottas from Nippur.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. ed. Publications of the Babylonian Section. Vol. XVI. pg. 1-52, 445 plates Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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