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Name of Object:



Vienna, Austria

Holding Institution:

Kunsthistorisches Museum, Egyptian Collection

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Date of Object:

4-3th century BC; brought to Vienna by Edward Glaser in 1882–1894

Inventory Number:

ÄOS Inv.Nr. Sem 123

Material(s) / Technique(s):

Stone (Kalksinter)


Height 12 cm, B 20 cm, Diameter 15 cm


Frieze of ram heads from South Arabia found by Eduard Glaser during one of his four expeditions in Yemen from 1882 to 1894.

Citation of this web page:

"Frieze" in "Sharing History", Museum With No Frontiers, 2020. http://sharinghistory.museumwnf.org/database_item.php?id=object;AWE;at;30;en

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MWNF Working Number: AT 031

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