Ivory plaque depicting panel containing the solar disc with wings and tail-feathers, mounted by a female head

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  • Title

    Ivory plaque depicting panel containing the solar disc with wings and tail-feathers, mounted by a female head

  • Associated place

    Nimrud (place of excavation)
  • Date

    880 BC - 710 BC
  • Material and technique

    ivory

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    6.8 cm (width)
    0.5 cm (depth)
    30 cm (height)
    15.7 cm after restoration (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by the British School of Archaeology in Iraq, 1959.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 19 | Ancient Near East
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1959.206

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