Plaque with royal or divine couple

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Old Babylonian Period
1800–1600 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 6.8 x 4.7cm (2 11/16 x 1 7/8in.)

Accession Number

1983.583

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Small molded terracotta plaque representing a royal or divine couple, each with an arm resting across the shoulders of the other.

Provenance

1983: Given to the MFA by the Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston (from the Zion Research Foundation) December 7, 1983.

Credit Line

Gift of the Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston