Part of an Unfinished Horse in Limestone

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 02 October 2016
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The outline is incised and then roughly cut round. A bridle is indicated and, on the extreme left, perhaps the knee of the rider. Presented by the Committee of the British School at Athens. Greek, about 500 BCE. From the Sanctuary of Artemis, Orthia, Sparta, Greece. (The British Museum, London).

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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. (2016, October 02). Part of an Unfinished Horse in Limestone. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5817/part-of-an-unfinished-horse-in-limestone/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Part of an Unfinished Horse in Limestone." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 02, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5817/part-of-an-unfinished-horse-in-limestone/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Part of an Unfinished Horse in Limestone." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 02 Oct 2016. Web. 19 Oct 2021.