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Object Number:B16664
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Tello (uncertain)
Section:Near Eastern
Male Head
Height: 9.5cm
Width: 9cm
Depth: 9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from H. Kevorkian, 1927
Other Number 0402 - Cast Number


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
Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018)View Objects in Exhibition


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

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