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Title: Brick with guilloche design
Date: ca. 9th century BCE
Geography: Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)
Medium: Ceramic, glaze
Dimensions: 4 in. × 14 in. × 6 1/2 in. (10.2 × 35.6 × 16.5 cm)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1957
Accession Number: 57.27.24a, b
“A Wonder to Behold: Craftsmanship and the Creation of Babylon’s Ishtar Gate.” Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York, November 6, 2019–May 24, 2020.
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