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Eye idol: ANE.3.1966

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Object information

Description

Eye-idol, stylized and flat

Measurements and weight

Length: 0.056 m

Find spot

  • Tell Brak Syria

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1966) by British Museum and British School of Archaeology in Iraq

Dating

Jamdat Nasr
Circa 3200 BCE - 3101 BCE

Materials used in production

Alabaster

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Identification numbers

Accession number: ANE.3.1966
Primary reference Number: 87610
Oldadmincategory: O
Oldobjectnumber: WAE.3.1966
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 22 June 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Eye idol" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/87610 Accessed: 2021-07-30 04:08:15

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