University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B15487
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Horse Head
Rider
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur I-IV, 1888-1900
Other NumberPBS XVI: 267 - Other Number

Description

CBS Register: clay. Horse head with strapping, and bossette on neck.
PBS XVI: Horse. Only the head, with powerful arched neck and strappings decorated with rosettes and metal studs, is original.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Peace Around the World: Toys and Games for All the Ages (08 Dec 1996 - 31 Aug 1997)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Olsen, Sandra & Culbertson, Cynthia. 2010. A gift from the desert : the art, history, and culture of the Arabian horse. : Page/Fig./Plate: pg.124/ fig.100View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference
[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1930. Terra-Cottas from Nippur. XVI. 1-52, 445 plates. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 267View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference

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