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Peg Figure

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Artist Unknown (Sumeria)

Date

c. 2500 B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Peg Figure, Artist Unknown (Sumeria)
: A Sumerian Peg Figurine
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Medium: Sculpture | Copper
Size: 10 1/2 x 2 in. (26.67 x 5.08 cm)
Creation Place: Sumeria (Iraq), El Hibba
Culture: Sumeria, Sumeria (Iraq)
Style: 26th-25th century B.C.
Physical Description: Foundation Figure; head and upper torso of male figure with clasped hands; copper with green patina;
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Katherine Kittredge McMillan Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 74.23
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009