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Striped red, brown, yellow, scaraboid. Griffin, seated, with head turned back, and left paw raised. B.B. 304.7.

Provenance

By 1926: Edward Perry Warren collection; May 22, 1926: lent to the MFA by Edward Perry Warren; 1927: purchased by the MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 17 November 1927. (Accession date: Nov-17-1927)

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian, Achaemenid, 550–331 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.023 Length:

Accession Number

27.758

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The Ancient World

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