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Presentation scene: Bearded divinity (underworld god Nergal?) wearing horned headdress, holding dagger, with one foot placed on a stool, head shown in profile, facing a bearded royal figure who wears a skull-cap with turban, and holds a quadruped (goat?) as offering. Behind royal figure is a...

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By 1945: with Charles L. Morley; 1945: purchased by the MFA for $180. (Accession Date: September 13, 1945)

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John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian, Old Babylonian, 1894–1595 B.C.

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The Ancient World