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Object Number:53-11-90
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Locus: TA 226 L XII-2
Period: Isin-Larsa
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Musician
Credit Line:University Museum-University of Chicago/Oriental Institute Expedition, 1953
Other Number:3N-469 - Field No SF

Description

Incomplete. In low relief, a seated human figure playing a musical instrument; animal (pig?) behind the human figure; dog in front and facing human figure.

-seems to be from same mold as L-29-303

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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