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A female lion-headed being facing a male winged bullman; the two hold a lion by its hindlegs, orb inscribed in crescent above and bucranium underneath; the female being also holds a winged, bird-headed animal. Separated from this group by criss-crossed lions on one side and a lion and fish on...

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Provenance

By 1903: Edward Perry Warren Collection; 1903: purchased by the MFA from E.P. Warren.

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Near Eastern, Levantine, Syrian, Middle to Late Bronze Age, 1800–1300 B.C.

Object Place

Hittite (?)

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.025 Length:

Accession Number

03.1006

Medium or Technique

Haematite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals