Statuette of a triad of women from Egypt

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 21 March 2016
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This limestone statuette depicts 3 standing women, holding hands and standing against a black slab on a plinth. From Egypt, precise provenance of excavation is unknown. Second Intermediate Period, 1650-1550 BCE. The Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, London (With thanks to The Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, UCL).

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About the Author

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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APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2016, March 21). Statuette of a triad of women from Egypt. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4660/statuette-of-a-triad-of-women-from-egypt/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Statuette of a triad of women from Egypt." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 21, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4660/statuette-of-a-triad-of-women-from-egypt/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Statuette of a triad of women from Egypt." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Mar 2016. Web. 24 Jul 2021.