University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B15893
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Al 'Ubaid
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Copper (uncertain)
Bronze (uncertain)
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Al'Ubaid, Iraq, 1924
Other NumberTO.292 - Field No SF


CBS Register: Copper relief--crouched copper bull from Temple of Nin Harsag.
According to Publication of 1927:
"TO.292. Figure of bull complete with head facing right, in good condition. Holdfast at each end of panel. Height 0.23m, length of fragment 0.80m."
According to Research in 2001:
A box of fragments, including holdfasts, was found with this number inside. There is no head associated with this box. However, there is a head with no number on 17D which might be related.

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