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Stele with Bull
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Stele with Bull

Stele with Bull's Head

Medium:
Calcite
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 26.8 x 17.6 x 9.3 cm (10 9/16 x 6 15/16 x 3 11/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture, Stone
Origin:
Yemen
Topic:
bull, Yemen, Ancient Near Eastern Art, Kingdom of Qataban (ca. 500 B.C.E. - 100 C.E.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution
Date:
ca. 1st century B.C.E.
Period:
Kingdom of Qataban
Accession Number:
S1986.517
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1972 Joseph H. Hirshhorn (1899-1981). [1] From 1972 to 1986 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn. [2] From 1986 Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, transferred from Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. [3] Notes: [1] See document from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, object file, Collections Management Office. [2] See note 1. [3] See note 1. See also object file, Collections Management Office.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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