Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Figurine

Period:
Akkadian
Date:
ca. 2350–2150 B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, Nippur
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
2.68 x 1.61 x 0.98 in. (6.81 x 4.09 x 2.49 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.41.19
Not on view
1955-56, excavated on behalf of the Joint Expedition to Nippur (Baghdad School of the American Schools of Oriental Research and The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago); acquired by the Museum in 1958, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations (1957-58 season).
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