Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Lower part of the statue of Anu

Middle Kingdom
Dynasty 12–13
ca. 1981–1640 B.C.
From Levant; Said to be from Mishrifa (Qatna)
H. 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Dulaney Logan Gift, 1970
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 106
Purchased from Elie Bustros, Beirut, Lebanon, 1970, who said it was from Mishrifa, Syria.

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