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The Question of Identity: Ethnicity, Language, Religion, and Gender

Before Islam:  Overview

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Female Mesopotamian Worshipper Figure

Female Mesopotamian Worshipper Figure

This female worshipper wears a simple robe with one shoulder bare, and has elaborately curled hair. Her status is less clear than the male figures, but she could have been a member of the royal family or a priestess.

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