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Artifact Identification Figurine   (1900.53.0151)
  1. Communication Artifacts
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  3. Art
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Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date late 3rd millennium BCE
Culture Sumerian
Location On Exhibitin the Mesopotamia exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 4.6 cm
Dimension 2 (Depth) 2.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Width) 1.5 cm
Weight 15 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Stone
Manufacturing Processes N/A
Munsell Color Information Yellowish White (10YR 9/1.5) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

SEATED MAN Alabaster statuette of a male. He has his hands clasped together and is wearing a skirt. Sumerian 2300 BC xx.53.151

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication N/A
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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