A demigod holding animals that urinate on him to purify him
Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Assyrian
Legacy dimension: H: 51 cm L: 59 cm W: 7 cm
Medium or Technique
Painted or glazed terracotta
Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)
A winged genius (“Master of Animals”) holding two ibexes upside down.
By 1994: Jacobs Gallery, London; by 1998: Aaron Gallery, London; 1948: purchased by the MFA from Manoucher Aaron.
Florence E. and Horace L. Mayer Fund