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Containers- Stone

Small alabaster vessels, Tell es-Sawwan, 6th millennium B.C.

Small alabaster vessels, Tell es-Sawwan, 6th millennium B.C.

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Material
Stone
Type
Utensils and vessels
Details
Stone vessels and containers sometimes carved in relief or inlaid. One type is made of marble or alabaster and is quite small (miniature vases).
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Emergency Red List of Iraqi Antiquities at Risk
Countries
Iraq
Period
Pre-Islamic