Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Sumerian
Early Dynastic Period
3.3 x 2.0 cm (1 5/16 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Contest scene. A bull-man grapples with a hero and a rearing lion that turns away to gore a rearing ibex, while a spotted leopard gores a bull; serpent between ibex and leopard.
By 1983: Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston; 1983: given to the MFA by the Endowment for Biblical Research, 7 December 1983.
Gift of the Endowment for Biblical Research, Boston