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Hero at left grasps lion which attacks stag. Eagle stands between this and another stag.

Provenance

By 1965: with Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems, Mrs. Horace L. Mayer. 1965 given to the MFA by Mrs. Bates, Mrs. Weems, Mrs. Mayer, 10 November 1965.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer, plus restricted funds, (William Francis Warden Fund)

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Sumerian, Early Dynastic Period, 2900–2334 B.C.

Object Place

Sumerian

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 21 mm x 13

Accession Number

65.1470

Medium or Technique

Marble

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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