Attendant

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Assyrian
Neo-Assyrian, reign of Ashurbanipal
660–650 B.C.


Object Place: Assyria, Nineveh (modern Kuyunjik), Palace

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .111 W. .085

Accession Number

33.685

Medium or Technique

Alabaster; low relief

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Eunuch with a staff (of a spear or standard). From Palace (Northern?) at Nineveh, modern Kuyunjik.

Provenance

From Palace (Northern?) at Nineveh, modern Kuyunjik. 1933: purchased by the MFA.

Credit Line

Anna Mitchell Richards Fund