University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B9186
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Syria
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Iconography:Young Man
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur II, 1890, 1990


CBS Register: fragment of a mortuary stone in marble with bust of male youth.

Romano: "Small imago clipeata with the bust of a bearded (?) male in low relief in a disk with a tongue pattern around the edges. The figure wears a tunic and mantle over the left shoulder. The hair and facial features are summarily treated. Large ears lying perpendicular to the background. Recessed at the top of the fragment are folds of a drapery or floral background."

Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1952 - 31 Dec 1952)View Objects in Exhibition


[Catalogue, Collection] Romano, Irene B. 2006. Classical Sculpture; Catalogue of the Cypriot, Greek and Roman Stone Sculpture in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 302, no. 146View Objects cited in this Publication

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