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Two registers divided by band of hatching. Bottom much worn. On upper register, plant flanked by two addorsed couchant moufflons; on bottom register tree flanked by two ibexes.


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.

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

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Kassite or Middle Assyrian, 1595–1157 B.C.

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Legacy dimension: 22 mm x 12

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Medium or Technique

Banded agate


The Ancient World