Location: On Display in the Middle East Galleries

From: Iraq | Al 'Ubaid

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number B17717
Current Location Middle East Galleries - On Display
Provenience Iraq | Al 'Ubaid
Section Near Eastern
Materials Copper Alloy
Iconography Bull Head

According to Publication of 1927: "TO.296. Head of bull from the frieze. When found it was lying with but broken off the relief body, but the latter was so bent, smashed, and impossible of restoration that no attempt was made to preserve it. Width across the ears 0.15m, from forehead to muzzle 0.11m."

According to Research in 2001: Was labeled during inventory of 1988. Dimensions: 10cm from Head to muzzle. 14cm between ears.

Height 9.5 cm
Width 14 cm
Depth 10 cm
Other Number TO 296 - Field No SF

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