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Animal Figurine

Object Number:B15506
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Period: Parthian (uncertain)
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Ram?
Ibex?
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur I-IV, 1888-1900
Other Number:PBS XVI: 301 - Other Number

Description

CBS Register: clay model. Boss relief. Ram or Ibex.

PBS XVI: Ram – or ibex? – with curved horns and stumpy tail. Modelled by hand, with pellets for eyes.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Near East Study Room (1955 - 1982) View Objects in Exhibition
Peace Around the World: Toys and Games for All the Ages (08 Dec 1996 - 31 Aug 1997) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1930. Terra-Cottas from Nippur.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. ed. Publications of the Babylonian Section. Vol. XVI. pg. 1-52, 445 plates Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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