Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Figurine

Period:
Ur III
Date:
ca. 2100–2000 B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, Nippur
Culture:
Neo-Sumerian
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
3.86 x 2.56 x 1.1 in. (9.8 x 6.5 x 2.79 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.41.21
Not on view
1957-58, 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.
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