Near Eastern, Levantine, Syrian
13th century B.C.–beginning of 12th century
Findspot: Syria, Tell Fakhariyah, Floor 6 of Sounding IX
Length x Width: 6.8 x 3 cm (2 11/16 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Griffin-demon plaque. It is a fragment of a kneeling griffin-demon facing right. It has incised details. A considerable portion of the lower left wing and the beginning of the upper right one are perserved. The figure is silhouetted against a sunken background.
Findspot Information: Soundings at Tell Fakhariyah. From Floor 6 of Sounding IX (p. 68, no. 55; pl. 63:55) / [Exped. date:] 1940.
Gift of the Marriner Memorial Syrian Expedition