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Title Born in heaven, made on earth : the making of the cult image in the ancient Near East / edited by Michael B. Dick
Published Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 243 pages) : illustrations
Contents Prophetic parodies of making the cult image / Michael B. Dick -- The induction of the cult image in Ancient Mesopotamia : the Mesopotamian mīs pî ritual / Christopher Walker and Michael B. Dick -- The theology of cult statues in ancient Egypt / David Lorton -- The divine image in contemporary South India : the renaissance of a once maligned tradition / Joanne Punzo Waghorne
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Idols and images -- Middle East.
Rites and ceremonies -- Middle East.
Form Electronic book
Author Dick, Michael Brennan, 1943-
LC no. 99012840
ISBN 1575060248
1575065126 (electronic bk.)
9781575060248
9781575065120 (electronic bk.)