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Object Number:30-47-32
Current Location: Eastern Mediterranean Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: South Arabia
Date Made: 3rd century BCE - 1st century BCE
Early Date: -299
Late Date: 0
Section:Near Eastern
Height: 9 cm
Length: 9 cm
Width: 9 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Quill Jones, 1930
Other Number:R'ES 4255 - Other Number


Or altar. Limestone. Square trough on four legs. Inscribed on four sides with names of aromatic plants: Libnai Kasat rnd drw: Sons of Kasat, nard, aloes.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Eastern Mediterranean Gallery: Crossroads of Culture (19 Nov 2022) View Objects in Exhibition


[Article] Legrain, Leon. 1934. "In the Land of the Queen of Sheba". American Journal of Archaeology. Boston. Archaeological Institute of America. Vol. 38. no. 3. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 336, fig. 6View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Jung, Michael, and D'Amore, Paola, and Antonini de Maigret, Sabina. 26 Sep 2015. Searching for the Queen of Sheba.. Rome. Contemporanea Progetti. pg. 127 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 121View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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