Urartian Burial Urn

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James Blake Wiener
published on 20 November 2017

This burial urn was discovered near the ancient Erebuni Fortress. It dates from the 8th century BCE and is made from baked clay. (Erebuni Historical and Archaeological Preserve, Yerevan, Armenia.)

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2017, November 20). Urartian Burial Urn. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7661/urartian-burial-urn/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Urartian Burial Urn." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 20, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7661/urartian-burial-urn/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Urartian Burial Urn." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 20 Nov 2017. Web. 05 Feb 2023.