CSAI

Corpus of Awsanite Inscriptions


By kind permission of GOAM

DEPOSIT INFORMATION

DepositAden, University Museum, UAM 450

SUPPORT INFORMATION

Support typeArtefact » Sculpture in the round » Human figure
MaterialAlabaster
Measuresh. 52, h. base 7, w. base 18.5, th. base 10.5
Decoration
Figurative subjectHuman figure
      GenderUndefined
      Part of human bodyComplete figure
      Human gestureStanding, Arms stretching out
      Human clothes and attributesTunic, Sandals
Notes on support and decorationsThe statue, of undefined sex, has massive legs, short and sketched hair,
large and deep eyes, originally with inlay. The back is quite flat.

ORIGIN AND PROVENANCE

Origin
Modern siteHajar an-Nāb
Ancient siteMnwbm
Geographical areaMarkha
CountryYemen
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EPIGRAPHS

TitleUAM 450
LanguageAncient South Arabian » Qatabanic » Awsanite
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