TREASURES OF THE
IRAQ MUSEUM IN BAGHDAD



Traveling Exhibition
Photo Archive



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Large incised jar. Hassuna. Hassuna culture, c. 6000-5800 BC. Pottery, h. 40 cm, diam. 38 cm. IM 50239.



2.
Painted bowl. Arpachiyah. Halaf culture, c. 5000 BC. Pottery, h. 10.5 cm, diam. 20 cm. IM 14749.



3.
Zoomorphic vase: porcupine. Arpachiyah. Halaf culture, c. 5000 BC. Terracotta, h. 12 cm, l. 17 cm. IM 14751.



4.
Zoomorphic vase: fish. C. 5th millennium BC. Pottery, h. 14 cm, l. 28 cm. IM 45371.



5.
Vase with spout. Eridu/Abu Shahrain. Early Uruk culture, c. 4000-3500 BC. Pottery, h with spout. 17 cm, diam. 25 cm. IM 54831.



6.
Trilobate painted bowl. Eridu/Abu Shahrain. Early Uruk culture, c. 4000-3500 BC. Pottery, h. 9.5 cm, diam. 13 cm. IM 54784.



7.
Conical painted "egg shell" cup. Eridu/Abu Shahrain. Early Uruk culture, c. 4000-3500 BC. Pottery, h. 5 cm, diam. 13.5 cm. IM 55022.



8.
Painted Ubaid pottery, from Eridu, datable to about 4000 BC. Pottery, h. 5/6 cm, diam. 26/29 cm. IM 54842



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Painted vase. Eridu/Abu Shahrain. Early Uruk culture, c. 4000-3500 BC. Pottery, h 13.2 cm, diam. 13 cm. IM 14803.



10.
(LEFT) Nude female figurine. Eridu/Abu Shahrain. Early Uruk culture, c. 4000-3500 BC. Terracotta, h. 14.5 cm. IM 8574.
(RIGHT) Nude male figurine. Eridu/Abu Shahrain. Early Uruk culture, c. 4000-3500 BC. Terracotta, h. 13.5 cm. IM 54931.





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Photo source: Tesouros Do Museu De Bagdade, exhibition catalog by Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga, Lisboa, 1965. Special thanks to Tom Nieuwenhuis, Amsterdam.

©2004 by Iraq Museum International