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Object Number:B16664
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Tello (uncertain)
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Diorite
Iconography:Gudea
Male Head
Turban
Height: 9.5 cm
Width: 9 cm
Depth: 9 cm
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
Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Legrain, Leon. 1950. The Babylonian Collection of the University Museum, University Museum Bulletin Vol.: 10:3-4. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 158View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. ed. 1st. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 127/25View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Olbrantz, John, and Kawami, Trudy S.. 2013. Breath of Heaven, Breath of Earth: Ancient Near Eastern Art from American Collections. University of Washington Press. View Objects related to this

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