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Title: On Prehistoric Figurines in Iran: Current Knowledge and Some Reflections
Author(s): DAEMS, Aurelie
Journal: Iranica Antiqua
Volume: 39    Date: 2004   
Pages: 1-31
DOI: 10.2143/IA.39.0.503890

Abstract :
With this paper, the author has the intention too look at the human free-standing figures that were being produced from the late 8th to the 5th early 4th millennium BC in Iran. Some 20 sites within modern day Iran have revealed evidence for the production of prehistoric clay or stone human figurines.

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