Fragment of a Phrygian Goose-Headed Pottery

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 23 November 2018
Fragment of a Phrygian Goose-Headed Pottery

Only this part of a reddish painted pottery has survived. This is a goose's (or duck's) head. From Samsun, Black Sea Region, in modern-day Turkey. Phrygian, 5th to 4th century BCE. (The British Museum, London).


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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. (2018, November 23). Fragment of a Phrygian Goose-Headed Pottery. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/9570/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Fragment of a Phrygian Goose-Headed Pottery." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 23, 2018. https://www.ancient.eu/image/9570/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Fragment of a Phrygian Goose-Headed Pottery." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 23 Nov 2018. Web. 16 Jun 2019.

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