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Ancient Art

Goose (Probably a weight)

Probably 2125–2025 B.C.

Gray steatite

17 1/2 × 14 in., 23 lb. (44.5 × 35.6 cm)
Gift of Caroline Hunter
1965.45
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Chaldean
Period: 
Middle Bronze Age
Classification: 
Sculpture
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