Eye idol

Details

  • Title

    Eye idol

  • Associated place

    Tell Brak (place of excavation)
  • Date

    c. 3500 BC
  • Material and technique

    gypsum

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    5 cm (height)
    3 cm (length)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Allocated by the British Museum and the British School of Archaeology in Iraq, 1939.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1939.123

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Further reading

Collins, Paul, Mountains and Lowlands Ancient Iran and Mesopotamia (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2016), p.33, illus. p.33

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