Near Eastern, Mesopotamian
Kassite or Middle Assyrian
Object Place: Mesopotamia
Legacy dimension: 34 mm x 16.5
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Kneeling archer (Ninurta?) shooting at a leonine bird monster (Anzu?) which attacks a couchant ibex. Tree to rear of archer. Star and crescent above.
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)