Unknown Sumerian, ‘Standing male worshiper’, ca. 2900–2600 B.C., Sculpture, Gypsum alabaster, shell, black limestone, bitumen, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Unknown Sumerian

Standing male worshiper, ca. 2900–2600 B.C.

Gypsum alabaster, shell, black limestone, bitumen
11 5/8 × 5 1/8 × 3 7/8 in
29.5 × 13 × 9.8 cm
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York

Early Dynastic I-II; Mesopotamia, Eshnunna (modern Tell Asmar)

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Unknown Sumerian, ‘Standing male worshiper’, ca. 2900–2600 B.C., Sculpture, Gypsum alabaster, shell, black limestone, bitumen, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Unknown Sumerian

Standing male worshiper, ca. 2900–2600 B.C.

Gypsum alabaster, shell, black limestone, bitumen
11 5/8 × 5 1/8 × 3 7/8 in
29.5 × 13 × 9.8 cm
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