Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Length x diameter: 2.4 x 1.2 cm (15/16 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A bearded votary standing with his hand upraised before a helmeted, bearded, winged scorpion-being with lion’s feet. Behind him, a wild boar facing a palm tree.
By 1983: Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston; 1983: given to the MFA by the Endowment for Biblical Research, 7 December 1983.
Gift of the Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston