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Banquet scene. Two figures are seated facing each other. The figure at right is perhaps a royal figure holding a shallow bowl. An attendant figure stands in front of him. Crescent in the field above between them. Another attendant figure stands behind the seated figure at left. He is shown...

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By 1983: Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston; 1983: given to the MFA by the Endowment for Biblical Research, 7 December 1983.

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Gift of the Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Akkadian, Akkadian, 2334–2154 B.C.

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The Ancient World