Boss from a shield depicting a lion attacking a bull; most of rim missing. Repoussé. Said by dealer to come from the Palace of Sargon II in Khorsabad.
By 1948: with E. S. David, Long Island City, New York; 1948: purchased by the MFA from Mr. David for $2500. (Accession Date: December 9, 1948)
William Francis Warden Fund