Bust of a Woman from Laleli

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 27 May 2018
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This marble bust, which was produced in an atelier at Byzantium, might have been part of a collection of works of art decorating the palace which was built over the Rotunda. Late 2nd century to early 3rd century CE. From the vicinity of Bodrum Mosque, Laleli, Istanbul, in modern-day Turkey. (Museum of Archaeology, Istanbul, Turley).

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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, May 27). Bust of a Woman from Laleli. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8802/bust-of-a-woman-from-laleli/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Bust of a Woman from Laleli." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 27, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8802/bust-of-a-woman-from-laleli/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Bust of a Woman from Laleli." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 27 May 2018. Web. 26 Oct 2021.