Category:Kaunakes Bactria-AO 31917

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Bactrian Princess
Object type statuette
Female statuette bearing the kaunakes ("crinoline" dress). Chlorite and limestone, Bactria, beginning of the 2nd millennium BC.
Date 2nd millennium BC
date QS:P,-1500-00-00T00:00:00Z/6
Medium chlorite and calcite
Iran antique, room 9: Iran et Bactriane. Richelieu, ground floor.
This work is part of the collections of the Louvre (Department of Near Eastern Antiquities).
Accession number
AO 31917 Info non-talk.svg
Object history : purchased from Friends of the Louvre Society
Notes Catalogue description: Statuette of a female divinity wearing a kaunakes, called “Bactrian Princess”. Chlorite, calcite. Bactrian period (late 3rd–early 2nd millennium BC)
References Musée du Louvre, Atlas database: entry 19108

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