Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Akkadian
Object Place: Sumeria
Legacy dimension: 0.025 Length:
Medium or Technique
Hard greenish stone Diorite?
Not On View
Contest scene. Nude hero, shown twice, in combat with two lions, with star and crescent between lions.
By 1934: R.S. Cooke collection, Harrow Hill, Middlesex, England; 1934: purchased by the MFA from R.S. Cooke.*
(Accession date: June 7, 1934)
* Eighteen seals, 34.191-34.208, were purchased as a group for £201.
Harriet Otis Cruft Fund