File:Gudea of Lagash Girsu.jpg

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Seating diorite statue of Gudea, prince of Lagash, dedicated to the god Ningishzida, neo-Sumerian period.
Object type statue
object_type QS:P31,Q179700
Date circa 2120 BC
date QS:P571,-2120-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
Medium diorite
medium QS:P186,Q187408
Dimensions Height: 46 cm (18.1 ″); Width: 33 cm (12.9 ″); Depth: 22.5 cm (8.8 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,46U174728;P2049,33U174728;P5524,22.5U174728
institution QS:P195,Q19675
Current location
Mésopotamie, room 2: Mésopotamie, 2350 à 2000 avant J.-C. environ. Richelieu, ground floor.
This work is part of the collections of the Louvre (Department of Near Eastern Antiquities).
Accession number
AO 3293 Info non-talk.svg (head) &AO 4108 Info non-talk.svg (body)
Object history From Telloh (ancient Girsu), Iraq. Head excavated by Ernest de Sarzec; body excavated by Gaston Cros excavations, 1903
References Musée du Louvre, Atlas database: entry 11975

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13:52, 20 August 2005 Thumbnail for version as of 13:52, 20 August 2005 1,502 × 776 (762 KB) Jastrow '''Description:''' Seating diorite statue of Gudea, prince of Lagash, dedicated to the god Ningishzida, c. 2120 BC (neo-Sumerian period). Excavated in Telloh (ancient Girsu), Iraq.<br /> '''Location:''' Louvre Museum
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