University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 31-40-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Hurrian
Provenience: Iraq
Nuzi
Archaeology Area: G-50, Stratum II, Temple Furnishings
Locus: G-50, STRATUM II TEMPLE FURNISHINGS
Period: Hurrian
Date Made: C 1500 Bc
Early Date: -1600
Late Date: -1400
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Glaze
Technique:Glazed
Iconography:Lion
Height: 27cm
Length: 47cm
Width: 18cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Harvard-Baghdad Expedition, 1931
Other NumberEP-2013-3-1 - Cast Number

Description

Glazed crouching lion. Reconstructed. Buff ware with greenish glaze.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Legrain, Leon. 1950. The Babylonian Collection of the University Museum, University Museum Bulletin Vol.: 10:3-4.View Objects cited in this Publication

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