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Cast

Plaque

Object Number:B1994
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Plaster
Iconography:Couple
Nude Woman
Vase
Nude Male
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur II, 1890

Description

CBS Register: cast. Terracotta relief: Woman in upright position, slightly bent forward, occupied with a vase, a man standing behind her, both naked.

Typical erotic scene in which she is drinking beer from a vase with a straw.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Magic in the Ancient World (16 Apr 2016 - 30 Apr 2017) View Objects in Exhibition

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