Head of a female wearing a necklace originally filled with colored paste and gold

Period: Neo-Assyrian
Date: ca. 9th–8th century B.C.
Geography: Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)
Culture: Assyrian
Medium: Ivory
Dimensions: 5.39 x 3.27 in. (13.69 x 8.31 cm)
Classification: Ivory/Bone-Sculpture
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1954
Accession Number: 54.117.2

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