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Male figurine

Period:
Nabataean
Date:
ca. 1st century A.D.
Geography:
From Levant, Petra
Culture:
Nabataean
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
1.77 x 2.32 in. (4.5 x 5.89 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of the American Expedition to Petra, 1967
Accession Number:
67.246.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 406
1961, purchased at Petra by the American Expedition to Petra; acquired by the Museum in 1967, gift of the American Expedition to Petra.
Hammond, Philip C. 1973. "Pottery from Petra." Palestine Exploration Quarterly 105 (1), no. 153, pp. 37, 49.

Parlasca, Klaus. 1986. "Priester und Gott: Bemerkumgen zu Terrakottenfunden aus Petra." In Sonderdruck aus Petra: Neue Ausgrabungen und Entdeckungen, edited by Manfred Lindner. München: Delp, pp. 193, note 7.
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