Sculpture Fragment of the Syrian Aphrodite


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Artifact Identification Sculpture Fragment of the Syrian Aphrodite   (1926.02.0224)
  1. Communication Artifacts
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  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
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  5. Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
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Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 12.2 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 7.9 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 4.9 cm
Weight 185 g
Measuring Remarks Depth measurement taken at figure's headdress.
Materials Ceramic--Earthenware
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Handbuilding
Munsell Color Information Dark Gray (N 2.75/ 5.5% R) Moderate Reddish Brown (7.5R 3/4) -reddish right arm Light Grayish Yellowish Brown (10YR 6/2) -structure on head

Research Remarks

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James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Egypt Exploration Society
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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