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Presentation scene: Seated beareded king wearing skull-cap and turban and holding cup is approached by another bearded figure, a votary, also wearing skull-cap and turban who carries a goat in one hand, his other hand raised to his mouth. Behind him is a tutelary goddess wearing horned headdress...

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Provenance

By 1893: collection of Edward Perry Warren; 1893: purchased by the MFA from Edward Perry Warren.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Sumerian, Ur III, 2112–2004 B.C.

Object Place

Syria

Dimensions

0.027 1.

Accession Number

93.1483

Medium or Technique

Haematite

Collections

The Ancient World

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