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Ancient Art

Head of Astarte

ca. 1200–586 B.C.

Orange buff ware, dark wash

5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)
The Whiting Palestinian Collection
1912.450
Culture: 
Near Eastern, Palestinian
Period: 
Iron Age
Classification: 
Sculpture
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