Tombstone from Delos

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Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 12 May 2016
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This marble tombstone depicts a nude youth taking a oil flask from a boy attendant. From Delos. Circa, 375 BCE. The British Museum, London.

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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, May 12). Tombstone from Delos. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5091/tombstone-from-delos/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Tombstone from Delos." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 12, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5091/tombstone-from-delos/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Tombstone from Delos." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 12 May 2016. Web. 03 Aug 2021.