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Lost Treasures from Iraq--Objects
- 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. 28a.
- copyright for image:
University of Chicago
• museum number: IM20083|
• excavation number: Kh. IV 269
• provenience: Khafaje
• dimension(s) (in cm):
height: 32 (to bottom of kilt)
• material: Black stone with small white crystals
• date: Early Dynastic II (ca. 2600 BC)
Standing male figure with plait wound round head; feet lost. One eyeball of shell; pupil lost; the other eye restored.
• status: unknown
revised: April 14, 2008 10:15:33
created: August 24, 2004
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