Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Overall: Length 2.5 cm (1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)
Surface divided into columns; in one is a man in attitude of prayer; in others cuneiform inscription citing the name Kurigalzu. S.L.6.
By 1897: Count Michael Tyszkiewicz Collection; 1898: auction of the M. Tyszkiewicz Collection, Hotel des Commissaires-Priseurs, 9 rue Drouot, Paris, June 8-10, lot 244 (ex Prokesch-Osten Collection, said to have been found in Mesopotamia); 1898: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, 1898
(Accession Date: January 1, 1898)
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund