Relief plaque with a banquet scene

Period: Early Dynastic IIIa
Date: ca. 2600–2500 B.C.
Geography: Mesopotamia, Nippur
Culture: Sumerian
Medium: Gypsum alabaster
Dimensions: 11 1/8 x 7 1/4 x 2 7/8 in. (28.3 x 18.5 x 7.4 cm)
Classification: Stone-Reliefs
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1962
Accession Number: 62.70.6a, b

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