Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Object Place: Mesopotamia
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Neo-Babylonian, Early Cut Style. Mythological scene. Winged crowned “centaur” shooting with bow and arrow at fleeing lion griffin. Star and crescent above.
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)