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Figurine

Period:
Parthian
Date:
ca. 150 B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, Nippur
Culture:
Parthian
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
2.6 x 1.26 x 1.42 in. (6.6 x 3.2 x 3.61 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.41.31
Not on view
1957-58, excavated on behalf of the Joint Expedition to Nippur (Baghdad School of the American Schools of Oriental Research and The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago); acquired by the Museum in 1958, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations.
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