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Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11.6 × 9.9 × 9.9 cm (4 9/16 × 3 7/8 × 3 7/8 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Wadi Bayhan, Yemen
Date:
early 1st century
Collection:
National Museum of Asian Art Collection
Exhibition History:
Ancient Yemen: Incense, Art, and Trade (September 3, 2022 - ongoing)
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:
funerary  Search this
Yemen  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection  Search this
incense burner  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man (Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection)
Accession Number:
S2013.2.240
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
On View:
Sackler Gallery 22b: Ancient Yemen: Incense, Art, and Trade
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/ye3e0164cfe-2db6-4d01-8f8e-266741b77be0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2013.2.240