Parthian Coffin Fragment

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 30 July 2014
Parthian Coffin Fragment

This piece was part of a Parthian coffin's cover. The depicted woman is Ishtar. Few centuries BCE, Mesopotamia, Iraq. (The Sulaimaniya Museum).

About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2014, July 30). Parthian Coffin Fragment. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2835/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Parthian Coffin Fragment." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 30, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2835/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Parthian Coffin Fragment." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 30 Jul 2014. Web. 13 Dec 2019.

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