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Bactrian chlorite composite figurines 2200 BC,from Turkmenistan,northern Afghanistan .

An Afghan archaeologist examined Buddha statues inside an ancient monastery at Mes Aynak, in eastern Logar Province, in 2010.

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an Afghan archaeologist drapes a fabric across the remains of Buddha statues discovered inside an ancient monastery in Mes Aynak on Nov.

Statuette of a goddess known as the "Princess of Bactriane".  She wears a kaunakes skirt patterned to look like feathers or petals, is made of chlorite & calcite, & dates from the 3rd millennium BC from what is today Afghanistan

Statuette of a goddess known as the "Princess of Bactriane". She wears a kaunakes skirt patterned to look like feathers or petals, is made of chlorite & calcite, & dates from the millennium BC from what is today Afghanistan

The Bot-e-Bamiyan features popular Buddha statues from the 3rd century and the 5th century. The heights of the statues are 36 meters and 53 meters. This place is considered as one of the major archaeological places in Afghanistan

The Bot-e-Bamiyan features popular Buddha statues from the century and the century. The heights of the statues are 36 meters and 53 meters. This place is considered as one of the major archaeological places in Afghanistan

Composite  stone bactrian idol.2500~1500.B.C.

Composite stone bactrian idol.2500~1500.B.C.

Bactrian female

Bactrian chlorite composite figurines 2200 BC,from Turkmenistan,northern Afghanistan .

Bactrian statue of woman from an auction at Christie's. Bactrian female figure with a huge pleated dress. It comes from Bactria-Margiana and is dated Late 3rd-Early 2nd Millennium B.C. It is 7 1/4 inches high. The "shelf" at the west was for the now missing, separately made forearms. The dress, which is similar to some on some Sumerian figures, is made of chlorite and the face is white limestone. There is a closely related work in the Louvre.

Bactrian statue of woman from an auction at Christie's

Bactrian Figure - Yahoo Image Search Results

Bactrian Figure - Yahoo Image Search Results

Bactrian Figure - Yahoo Image Search Results

Bactrian Composite Stone Idol Origin: Central Asia Circa: 2000 BC to 1800 BC

Chez Sentinelle: Les Princesses de Bactriane (Antiquités orientales)

Chez Sentinelle: Les Princesses de Bactriane (Antiquités orientales)

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