Beardless Royal Attendant

Head of a beardless royal attendant, possibly a eunuch
Neo-Assyrian, ca. 721705 B.C.E.
Mesopotamia, Khorsabad (ancient Dur-Sharrukin)
Gypsum alabaster, 21 1/2 x 19 in. (54.6 x 48.3 cm)Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1933, MMA 33.16.2
Photo © Joan Ann Lansberry