Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Assyrian
Legacy dimension: 40 x 16.5 mm
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Neo-Assyrian modeled style. Winged genius with scimitar attacks griffin (Ninurta fighting Anzu/Asakku?). Cuneiform inscription in three columns.
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.
William Francis Warden Fund and Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer