University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 31-43-174
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Section:Near Eastern
Iconography:Female Head
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1931


Alabaster; of a woman; in the round. Eyes and eyebrows originally inlaid. Back of the head broken off; repaired with piece of another head stuck with bitumen.

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

You may also be interested in these objects:

See a problem? Let us know

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn