Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Sumerian
Object Place: Sumer
Legacy dimension: 27.5 mm x 13
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Presentation scene. Seated deity with horned crown holding ring and scepter – royal insignia. Star inscribed in crescent in field right above ring and scepter. A suppliant with round cap and turban stands in front of seated deity. Interceding goddess wearing horned crown and flounced garment behind suppliant. Two columns of inscription.
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)