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Peripheral Neo-Babylonian Style. Drilled technique. Winged bull leaping at fleeing lion-griffin. Fish, crescent, and star in the field.


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. (Accession date: November 10, 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, Iranian (?), Neo-Babylonian, Peripheral, 625–539 B.C.


Legacy dimension: 21 mm x 8.5

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Medium or Technique

Red carnelian


The Ancient World