Figure of a woman, fragment, with partial inscription

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

On View
  • Period

    1st century BCE-1st century CE
  • Geography

    South Arabia, Yemen
  • Material

  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 24.7 × 10.9 × 7.3 cm (9 3/4 × 4 5/16 × 2 7/8 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Ancient Yemen: Incense, Art, and Trade (September 3, 2022 - ongoing)
    Caravan Kingdoms: Yemen and the Ancient Incense Trade (June 25 to September 11, 2005)
    Yemen au pays de la reine de Saba (October 25, 1997 to October 13, 2002)
    Arabia Felix, the Land of the Queen of Sheba (March 27, 1969 to July 30, 1972)
    Untitled Exhibition, Chrysler Building, New York, 1955 (1955)
    Lost Cities of Biblical Arabia (November 12 to December 31, 1955)
  • Origin

    South Arabia, Yemen
  • Credit Line

    Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man (Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection)
  • Type

  • On View

    Sackler Gallery 22b: Ancient Yemen: Incense, Art, and Trade
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