Woman polos Louvre AO17564



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English: Female head wearing a polos.
Français : Tête de femme coiffée du polos.

circa between 2500(2500) and 2400(2400) BC


alabaster and shell


Height: 14.8 cm (5.8 in). Width: 12.6 cm (5 in). Depth: 8.8 cm (3.5 in).

Department of Oriental Antiquities, Richelieu, ground floor, room 1b, case 7

Accession number

AO 17564 Info non-talk.svg

Object history
English: from the temple of Ishtar at Mari
Français : provenance : temple d'Ishtar à Mari
Credit line

Excavated by André Parrot, 1933


Marie-Lan Nguyen (2007)

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