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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1995.1146
Title
Divine Couple
Classification
Plaques
Work Type
plaque
Date
c. 2000-1800 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Asia, Babylon (Mesopotamia)
Period
Old Babylonian/Isin-Larsa period
Culture
Mesopotamian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/287652
Physical Descriptions
Dimensions
7 cm (2 3/4 in.)
Provenance
Nelson Goodman, Weston, MA, Collector.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Nelson Goodman
Accession Year
1995
Object Number
1995.1146
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Man wearing a domed cap, the woman a sheepskin garment and tall domed crown, and holding a scepter.

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