Fragments of Urartian Idols

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 16 October 2017

These are fragments of two carved Urartian idols made from stone. They were excavated at Karmir Blur, Armenia and date from the 7th century BCE. (Erebuni Historical and Archaeological Preserve, Yerevan, Armenia.)



About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of Ancient History Encyclopedia and its Communications Director.

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