3rd century BCE - 1st century CE
Alabaster head, cut flat above. Triangular mask, combined with a fine rounded oval on a thin long neck.Small lozenge mouth. Large eyes, incised, pinated. Eyebrows not incised. Black paint across forehead and sides. Was sealed on a rectangular base inscribed to 'Abnat dat Dirrih, but does not belong to it.
Purchased from Quill Jones
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Year of Color: Stone and Marble from Antiquity to the Present (19 Aug 2014 - Aug 2015)
[Catalogue] Legrain, Leon. 1950. The Babylonian Collection of the University Museum, University Museum Bulletin Vol.: 10:3-4. : Page/Fig./Plate: 74
[Article] Legrain, Leon. 1934. In the Land of the Queen of Sheba. AJA. 38 (3) : Page/Fig./Plate: 335
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