Stone sculpture of Bull's Head by Artist not known

Head of a young bull or heifer with budding horns.


Black serpentine Dimensions: 11 x 15 cm
Art Fund grant:
£150 ( Total: £150)
Acquired in:
Leigh Ashton

Found near Ur. An example of Mesopotamian glyptic art. Subsequently discovered to be a forgery.

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000

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