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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

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

Object Place

Nineveh (modern Kuyunjik), Assyria

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .111 W. .085

Accession Number

33.685

Medium or Technique

Alabaster; low relief

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture