Artist:AssyrianAncient Near Eastern
Medium: Gypsum stone, pigment
Dates:ca. 883-859 B.C.E.
Dimensions: 91 1/8 x 83 3/8 in. (231.5 x 211.8 cm) Approximate weight: 3780 lb. (1714.6kg)
Museum Location: Ancient Middle Eastern Art, The Hagop Kevorkian Gallery, 3rd Floor
Accession Number: 55.155
Image: 55.155_at_PS11.jpg,after treatment
Catalogue Description: Alabaster relief, at left King Ashur-nasir-pal II facing left and supporting bow with his left hand; with right hand he balances a bowl on his finger-tips. Behind the king, a winged human-headed genie wearing a diadem, right hand raised with palm frontal, bucket in left hand. "Standard Inscription" incised across center of relief. Condition: Broken diagonally across upper right corner. Minor breaks along the left edge.