string(21) "edanmdm:fsg_S2013.2.4" Relief fragment with crescent-disk symbol in relief (joins with another fragment that shows the name "Yuh'in" carved in relief, not in Sackler collection) - National Museum of Asian Art

Relief fragment with crescent-disk symbol in relief (joins with another fragment that shows the name "Yuh'in" carved in relief, not in Sackler collection)

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At A Glance

  • Period

    2nd-4th century
  • Geography

    Wadi Bayhan, Yemen
  • Material

    Calcite alabaster
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 19.7 × 16.1 × 6.5 cm (7 3/4 × 6 5/16 × 2 9/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    S2013.2.4
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_S2013.2.4

Object Details

  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Origin

    Wadi Bayhan, Yemen
  • Credit Line

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

    Architectural Element
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