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Ancient Mari Artefacts - Pergamon Museum Berlin - Pictures & Images





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MuseoPics on line photos of Mari Sculpture exhibited at the Pergamon Museum Berlin. Photos against a warm art background. This picture gallery shows the statue of Puzur-Ishtar Shakkanakku (military governor or prince c. 2050 BC) of Mari appointed by the Akkad Kings. According to the inscription below the right hand above the hem of the garment , the sculpture was originally made as a votive gift. The name Puzar-Eshtar, Prince of Mari, is mentioned twice, but the figures headgear is the horned...
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