University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B16664
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Tello (uncertain)
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Diorite
Iconography:Gudea
Male Head
Turban
Height: 9.5cm
Width: 9cm
Depth: 9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from H. Kevorkian, 1927
Other Number 0402 - Cast Number

Description

Black greenish diorite. Head of Gudea; turban; nose intact; chip off chin and turban.. Head only, body in Baghdad.
CBS Register: Gudea. head of black greenish diorite. Turban. Nose intact. chip off chin and turban.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

44 Eyes in a Museum Storeroom ( Dec 2000 - 2001)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Legrain, Leon. 1950. The Babylonian Collection of the University Museum, University Museum Bulletin Vol.: 10:3-4.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: 158View 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: 127/25View Objects cited in this Publication

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