University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B3506
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Bel
Height: 2.4
Length: 7.1
Width: 6
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur II, 1890, 1990
Other NumberPBS XVI: 165 - Other Number

Description

CBS Register: terracotta figurine, fragment, god. Bel.
PBS XVI: Male figure as before [hand-modelled, primitive, with club and scimitar] Turban and band across the left shoulder are decorated with pellets in imitation of fringes or tufts of hair. The beard is an attached piece with markings. Fingers and bracelets are incised. The left hand is placed on the chest.


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Archaeologists and Travelers in Ottoman Lands (26 Sep 2010 - 26 Jul 2011)View Objects in Exhibition

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