Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Akkadian
Object Place: Mesopotamian
Legacy dimension: 22.5 mm x 11
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Deity seated at right holds rope attached to nose of kneeling bull who carries the “winged-gate” on his back. Crescent in field above, plant below.
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)