Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Object Place: Babylon
Height: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Contest scene. At left, nude hero with six curls, Lahmu, grasping by one leg and the tail an upturned buffalo upon whose neck he places his foot; at right, criss-crossed rampant lions attacking rearing bulls. Inscription in two columns.
Acquired May 3, 1934 in exchange for 30.469.
Otis Norcross Fund