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stone -- relief -- sports -- wrestler


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  • bibliography and image source: Strommenger, Eva: Fünf Jahrtausende Mesopotamien. München: Hirmer Verlag, fig. 46a.
  • copyright for image:  Hirmer Verlag
• museum number: IM41083


excavation number: Kh. VIII 267a, Kh. VIII 267b, Kh. VIII 906, Kh. III 1015


provenience: Khafaje

dimension(s) (in cm):
width: ca. 9

material: stone (limestone)

date: Early Dynastic II (ca. 2600 BC)

description:
plaque, fragment, remains of two registers of relief decoration, lower one showing sport (wrestling) scenes

status: unknown




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:15:07
created: May 6, 2003
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