University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 38-10-50
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Khafaje
Archaeology Area: P 45/51, Long shrine at right of altar
Period: Early Dynastic
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Alabaster
Bitumen
Iconography:Man
Height: 26.2cm
Width: 13cm
Credit Line:Khafaje Expedition; E. A. Speiser and Charles Bache, 1938
Other NumberKH 9-68 - Field No SF

Description

Alabaster. Male figure, hands clasped on chest; head missing. Bitumen at break, and boring in neck for dowel. Standing on roughly rectangular base.


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

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