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Amulet

Period:
Halaf
Date:
ca. 4200 B.C.
Geography:
From Mesopotamia, Tell al-Shibba (near Tell Afar)
Culture:
Halaf
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
0.56 x 0.87 in. (1.42 x 2.21 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Joan L. Lines, 1956
Accession Number:
56.153
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1956, gift of Joan L. Lines, New York.
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