Photo of Incense-burner, Ancient South Arabian, Yemen, Hayd ibn Aqil
 

Incense-burner, Ancient South Arabian, Yemen, Hayd ibn Aqil

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Image id: 00530693001
Object type: incense-burner
Materials: limestone
Period / culture: Ancient South Arabian
Production place: Yemen
Production date: 1stC BC-2ndC AD
Findspot: Hayd ibn Aqil
Subject: sun/moon
Department: Middle East
Object ref. no: 132904 1960,1011.1
File size: File size info 29.12 MB - 2827 x 3600px
23.94cm x 30.48cm @300ppi
Limestone cuboid incense burner with a flared base, the front decorated with a crescent symbol above a short inscription, flanked by recessed panelling with "false windows"

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