Iraq Museum-IMG_1587

Alabaster statue of a princess (Abu Bint Jablo) sitting on a chair with her right hand raised to greeting. As per the Aramaic writings on the pedestal, mentions that she was murdered for unknown reasons and she was then just eighteen years old and the statue was built by her husband and set up in the fourth temple, the temple of Ishtar asking for curse on those who killed her (312-139 BCE), National Museum of Iraq, Baghdad.

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