Gudea of Lagash

Illustration

Jan van der Crabben
by Jastrow
published on 26 April 2012

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.

On display at the Louve, Department of Oriental antiquities, Richelieu, ground floor, room 1.

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