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Plaque depicting a richly dressed goddess lying on a wedding(?) bed, probably Ishtar, the goddess of love and war
Babylonia
2nd millennium BCE
Clay
H: 11.5; W: 7 cm
Bequest of Joseph Ternbach, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: 87.160.796


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir


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