Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Object Place: Mesopotamia
Legacy dimension: 20 mm x 10
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Neo-Babylonian modeled Style. Winged, crowned centaur with scorpion tail shooting arrow at lion-demon griffin with long upright ears who attacks a sphinx. Crescent and crouching mongoose in field between sphinx and genius.
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)