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Herring-bone border top and bottom. Upper register has row of couchant horned quadrupeds. Lower register shows kneeling archer shooting toward back-turned gazelle left of sacred tree. At right a back-turned leopard pouncing on couchant stag.


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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William Francis Warden Fund and Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian, Kassite, 1595–1157 B.C.


Legacy dimension: 39.4 mm x 15.9

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Medium or Technique

White frit with blue glaze


The Ancient World