Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute
Nippur Expedition 20
III: Events
First dynasty plaque of a turbaned and bearded Babylonian Ruler holding a scepter. The piece was one of the discoveries of the joint expedition to the city of Nippur in Iraq sponsored by the University of Chicago and the University of Pennsylvania.
Kings (Rulers) | Nippur (Extinct city)--Antiquities | Plaques (Flat objects) | Excavations (Archaeology)--Iraq
Photographic prints; 9.3 x 11.6 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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