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stela

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    125271

  • Description

    Tapering, gabled, relief, limestone stele with acroteria, now missing. Roughened surface: Carved; in the apex is an arm the hand of which is missing. Below is a sheep passant to the left with the fleece indicated by incised lines. Below the sheep is the top of a Tanit symbol.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 4thC BC-2ndC BC
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 17 centimetres
    • Width: 12 centimetres (max)
    • Depth: 6.2 centimetres
  • Bibliography

    • Mendelson C 1999 P28 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    Fair; acroteria missing.

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Middle East

  • BM/Big number

    125271

  • Registration number

    1876,0225.2

  • Additional IDs

    • 103 (old exhibition number)
    • 381 (old exhibition number)

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