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Medium:
Calcite alabaster
Dimensions:
H x Diam (assembled): 12.7 × 10.6 cm (5 × 4 3/16 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Wadi Bayhan, Yemen
Date:
mid 1st century BCE-2nd century CE
Collection:
National Museum of Asian Art Collection
Exhibition History:
Unearthing Arabia: The Archaeological Adventures of Wendell Phillips (October 11, 2014 to June 7, 2015)
Caravan Kingdoms: Yemen and the Ancient Incense Trade (June 25 to September 11, 2005)
Yemen au pays de la reine de Saba (October 25, 1997 to October 13, 2002)
Arabia Felix, the Land of the Queen of Sheba (March 27, 1969 to July 30, 1972)
Topic:
Yemen  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
jar  Search this
Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man (Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection)
Accession Number:
S2013.2.10a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3d4aef944-43d5-4640-a06b-e88b9c42e61c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2013.2.10a-b