Monday, 21 November 2016

Winchester: Relief of Astarte

A painted limestone relief of Qudshu-Astarte-Anath, 19 x 13.5 cm. This Egyptian relief is carved in limestone, and retained traces of red, yellow, blue and black paint.


Inscriptions:




Missing since the 1960s

Source: http://www.winchestercollege.org/UserFiles/pdfs/A%20selection%20of%20Greek%20vases%20in%20Winchester%20College.pdf

Published: I. E. S. Edwards, A Relief of Qudshu-Astarte-Anath in the Winchester College Collection, 
Journal of Near Eastern Studies, Vol. 14, No. 1, Henri Frankfort Memorial Issue (Jan., 1955), pp. 49-51: link http://www.jstor.org/stable/542549

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