Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Sumerian
Early Dynastic Period
Object Place: Sumerian
Legacy dimension: 23.5 mm x 13..5
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Contest scene. Drilled technique. At left a “hero” grasps a lion which attacks a stag. At right, another lion and a leopard? attacks stag between them.
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.
Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer, plus restricted funds, (William Francis Warden Fund)