Standing Male Worshipper (detail)


Standing Male Worshipper (detail)

Standing Male Worshipper (votive figure), c. 2900-2600 B.C.E., from the Square Temple at Eshnunna (modern Tell Asmar, Iraq), gypsum alabaster, shell, black limestone, bitumen, 11 5/8 x 5 1/8 x 3 7/8″ / 29.5 x 10 cm, Sumerian, Early Dynastic I-II (The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City)

Cite this page as: Dr. Naraelle Hohensee, "Standing Male Worshipper (detail)," in Smarthistory, December 16, 2015, accessed May 26, 2018, https://smarthistory.org/standing-male-worshipper-from-the-square-temple-at-eshnunna-tell-asmar/standing-male-worshpiper/.