University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B15880
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Al 'Ubaid
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Shell
Bitumen
Iconography:Bull
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Al'Ubaid, Iraq, 1924
Other NumberTO.300 - Field No SF

Description

CBS Register: reconstructed frieze of 6 original bulls, in shell on bitumen background.


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, Exhibition] Aruz, Joan. 2003. Art of the First Cities: The Third Millenium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus. : Page/Fig./Plate: 87View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Kawami, Trudy S. & Olbrantz, John. 2013. Breath of Heaven, Breath of Earth: Ancient Near Eastern Art from American Collections. : Page/Fig./Plate: 161/46View Objects cited in this Publication

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