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Institute for the Study of the Ancient World

current exhibition
Middle Eastern Packaging and Newspapers, Glue
H. 54 cm; W. 24.5 cm; D. 34.5 cm
2014
Courtesy of the artist and Lombard Freid Gallery: 12183
Photo credit: © Bruce White
Michael Rakowitz, The Invisible Enemy Should Not Exist: Seated statue of Scribe Dudu (IM 55204)
Middle Eastern Packaging and Newspapers, Glue H. 54 cm; W. 24.5 cm; D. 34.5 cm 2014 Courtesy of the artist and Lombard Freid Gallery: 12183 Photo credit: © Bruce White

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March 03, 2015 6:00 PM

Mesopotamian Prison Blues

Nicholas Reid (Visiting Research Scholar, ISAW)

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Rostovtzeff Lecture Series: Sumer in the Mesopotamian World: Reading Traditions & Traditions of Reading, I

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Rostovtzeff Lecture Series: Sumer in the Mesopotamian World: Reading Traditions & Traditions of Reading, II

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