Middlebury College Museum of Art


Ancient Mediterranean and Early European Art


On view in this updated and revised installation are recent acquisitions in Egyptian and Mesopotamian art as well as Greek, Roman, and medieval European objects from the Museum’s permanent collection.


Winged Genie Pollinating the Date Palm, Assyrian, Nimrud (Kalhu), reign of Ashurnasirpal II (883–859 B.C.E.), alabaster, 94 x 90 inches. Gift of Dr. Wilson A. Farnsworth, Class of 1848. 0.114