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Babylonian plaque showing a bearded god

early 2nd Millenium B.C.


13.43 × 4.4 × 2.39 cm (5 5/16 × 1 3/4 × 15/16in.)
Donated by Jane Davis Doggett, M.F.A. 1956
Syrian, Babylonian
2nd Millenium B.C.

North Syrian: with J.J. Klejman, NY 1962., New York Private Collection, Sotheby's, NY 31 May 1997, lot 370. Old Babylonian: with Fortuna Fine Arts, NY 1980s. Christie's NY Sale 1679, lot 29, June 16, 2006.


Christie’s New York, New York, Christie’s Antiquities sale no. 1679, sale cat. (June 16, 2006).

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