TREASURES OF THE
IRAQ MUSEUM IN BAGHDAD



Traveling Exhibition
Photo Archive



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Female figurine (mother goddess?). Provenance unknown. 6th-5th millennium BC. Terracotta, h. 7.7 cm. IM 42610.



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Model of a boat. Ur/Tell al Muqayyar. C. 4000-3500 BC. Terracotta, l. 22.5 cm, h. 8.5 cm. IM 20010.



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Animal group. Uruk/Warka. Early Uruk culture, c. 4000-3500 BC. Terracotta, h. 4.5 cm, l. 4.6 cm. IM 45623.



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Djemdet Nasr culture, c. third millennium BC., h. 26 cm., diam. 33 cm. IM 47788.



Color Plate I.
The "Warka Head" -- the front part of a female head. Uruk/Warka. Late Uruk culture, c. 3300-3000 BC. Marble or alabaster, h. 21.5 cm. IM 45434.



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Stele with priest-king's lion hunt. Uruk/Warka. Late Uruk culture, c. 3300-3000 BC. Black diorite, h. 80 cm, w. 50 cm. IM 23.477.



Color Plate II.
Large vase. Uruk/Warka, Uruk culture, c. 3500 BC. Reddish brown marble, h. 37 cm., max. diam 20 cm. IM 59935.



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Bowl with animals in relief. Late Uruk culture, c. 3500-3200 BC. Limestone, h. 9.0 cm, diam. 22.0 cm. IM 10786.



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Vase with inlays. Khafaje. Jemdet Nasr Period, late 4th millennium - early 3rd millennium BC. Bituminous limestone with mother-of-pearl, h. 11.1 cm, diam. 17 cm. IM 27904.



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IM 19032.



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IM 8603.



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Standing figurine of the god Enlil. Nippur/Nuffar. Early Dynastic II-III, c. 2550 BC. Limestone, h. 27.5 cm. IM 66183.





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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.

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