Roman Stele with a Relief of Isis

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 24 May 2018
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This is a fragment of a votive marble stele showing the goddess Isis. Her right arm is raised and holds a sistrum. Roman Period, 2nd century CE. From Kanlıca, Istanbul, in modern-day Turkey. (Museum of Archaeology, Istanbul, Turley).

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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. (2018, May 24). Roman Stele with a Relief of Isis. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8814/roman-stele-with-a-relief-of-isis/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Roman Stele with a Relief of Isis." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 24, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8814/roman-stele-with-a-relief-of-isis/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Roman Stele with a Relief of Isis." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 24 May 2018. Web. 20 Oct 2021.