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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
published on 08 December 2015
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This gold collar is part of the Broighter Gold (also called Broighter hoard) and dates back to the Iron Age. The hoard was found near the ancient shore of Lough Foyle at Broighter, Co. Derry, Ireland. 1st century BCE. (National Museum of Ireland-Archaeology, Dublin, Republic of Ireland)

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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. (2015, December 08). Broighter Collar. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Broighter Collar." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 08, 2015.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Broighter Collar." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 08 Dec 2015. Web. 23 Jul 2024.