Mesopotamian Incense Container

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 24 January 2014
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A pottery incense container which was found at layer 5 of the altar platform of the central temple of Basmosian hill, Mesopotamia, Hurrian period, 2nd millennium BCE. Sulaimaniya Museum, Iraq.

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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. (2014, January 24). Mesopotamian Incense Container. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2265/mesopotamian-incense-container/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Mesopotamian Incense Container." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 24, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2265/mesopotamian-incense-container/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Mesopotamian Incense Container." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 24 Jan 2014. Web. 14 Jul 2024.

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