• Mesopotamian alabaster relief - gypsum

    Gypsum – Natural, Carved, White

    Relief sculpture of a lamassu, a human-headed winged bull, made from gypsum alabaster. Neo-Assyrian, Mesopotamia, ca. 883-859 BCE, 313.7 x 67.3 x 309.9 cm and 7,257.4 kg. Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1932. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Public Domain.

    Article: Gypsum Value, Price, and Jewelry Information

    Credit: Metropolitan Museum of Art

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