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  • bibliography and image source: Frankfort, Henri: Sculpture of the Third Millennium B.C. from Tell Asmar and Khafajah. Oriental Institute Publications 44. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, pl. 93d.
  • copyright for image:  University of Chicago
• museum number: IM15735


excavation number: As. 32:812


provenience: Tell Asmar

dimension(s) (in cm):
height: 9.2

material: Limestone

date: Early Dynastic II - III (ca. 2600 - 2400 BC)

description:
Headless standing figure (or couple?) holding plant and cup(?); trial piece

status: unknown




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:16:31
created: September 29, 2004
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