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Detailed elevation of the building known as Zendan (top), detail of slit at the same site; five details of carved stucco decoration found in situ at the site of Kifri; pen and ink and wash on paper.
- Production date
- 20 March 1820
Height: 24.40 centimetres (unmounted)
Width: 18.30 centimetres (unmounted)
- Curator's comments
- This gives two detailed views of the exterior facade of a late Sasanian fortified complex with regular semi-circular towers and pairs of intervening slits, known today as Zendan and corresponding to the royal city of Dastagerd; plus five details of early Islamic carved wall stuccoes freshly excavated at the city-site of Kifri, also in northern Iraq.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Acquired with the purchase grant, 20th February 1987.
- Middle East
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