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stela

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    125012

  • Description

    Black basalt stela of the goddess Kubaba in low relief holding a mirror and standing beneath a winged sun-disc; moving to right.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 9thC BC
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 1.24 metres (including tenon)
    • Thickness: 0.24 metres
    • Height: 0.15 centimetres (tenon only)
    • Width: 0.48 metres
    • Weight: 418 kilograms (approx)
    • Depth: 0.07 metres (tenon into base mortice)
    • Height: 1.17 metres (total height with base block)
  • Location

    On display: G57/od

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Middle East

  • BM/Big number

    125012

  • Registration number

    SOC.14

COMPASS Title: Basalt stela showing the goddess Kubaba

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COMPASS Title: Basalt stela showing the goddess Kubaba

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