Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian
Object Place: Mesopotamia
Legacy dimension: 22 mm x 13
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Deity with bows (Ishtar?) encased by nimbus (melammu) of stars. Worshipper to her right, standards of Marduk (spade) and Nabu (stylus) to rear. Crescent above standards.
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)