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Warring States Period Dog Collar
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Warring States Period Dog Collar

Warring States Period dog collar. Zhongshan State Gallery, Hebei Museum, Shijiazhuang, China.
Egypt in the Early Hyksos Period
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Egypt in the Early Hyksos Period

Egypt and its political situation during the Second Intermediate Period (c. 1782 - c.1570 BCE), in which the Hyksos held power in the North and the Nubians held power to the South.
A Jar from the Jemdet Nasr Period
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A Jar from the Jemdet Nasr Period

This painted jar dates back to the Jemdet Nasr period, 3100-2900 BCE. The jar displays geometric grey and red motifs. (The Sulaimaniya Museum, Iraq).
Pottery Basin from Akkadian period
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Pottery Basin from Akkadian period

This large pottery basin was decorated with a human face and dates back to the Akkadian period, 2350-2156 BCE, Mesopotamia, Iraq. (The Sulaimaniya Museum, Iraq).
Terracotta Cow Figurine from Ubaid period
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Terracotta Cow Figurine from Ubaid period

This terracotta figurine represents a cow and dates back to the Ubaid period, 4th millennium BCE, Mesopotamia, Iraq. (The Sulaimaniya Museum, Iraq).
Necklaces from Uruk Period
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Necklaces from Uruk Period

These two necklaces were made of red agate and were found inside a grave that dates back to the Uruk period, 4000-3100 BCE, Mesopotamia, Iraq. (The Sulaimaniya Museum, Iraq).
Pottery Dish from Uruk Period
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Pottery Dish from Uruk Period

The outer surface of this large, partially broken, pottery dish is painted in black geometric shapes and pelicans ,while the inside (not shown) is painted with ibex figures. Uruk period, 3500-2800 BCE, Mesopotamia, Iraq. (The Sulaimaniya...
Shaft-Hole Axe from Early Dynastic Period
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Shaft-Hole Axe from Early Dynastic Period

This shaft-hole axe dates back to the early dynastic period,2800-2350 BCE, Mesopotamia, Iraq. (The Sulaimaniya Museum, Iraq).
Mascot From Jemdet Nasr Period
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Mascot From Jemdet Nasr Period

This mascot is made of white marble and represents the "goddesses of the eye." Jemdet Nasr period, circa 3000 BCE, Mesopotamia, Iraq. (The Sulaimaniya Museum, Iraq).
Necklace from the Old Babylonian Period
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Necklace from the Old Babylonian Period

This necklace was found inside a grave that dates back to the old Babylonian period, 2000-1500 BCE, Mesopotamia, Iraq. (The Sulaimaniya Museum, Iraq).