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Object Number:31-40-1
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Hurrian
Provenience: Iraq
Nuzi
Archaeology Area: G-50, Stratum II, Temple Furnishings
Locus: G-50, STRATUM II TEMPLE FURNISHINGS
Period: Hurrian
Date Made: ca. 1500 BCE
Early Date: -1501
Late Date: -1499
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Glaze
Technique:Glazed
Iconography:Lion
Height: 27 cm
Length: 47 cm
Width: 18 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Harvard-Baghdad Expedition, 1931
Other Number:EP-2013-3-1 - Cast Number

Description

Reconstructed glazed crouching lion. Now, buff ware with greenish glaze. Original glaze would have appeared blue.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Legrain, Leon. 1950. The Babylonian Collection of the University Museum, University Museum Bulletin Vol.: 10:3-4.. The University Museum. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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