Near Eastern, Levantine, Syro-Phoenician
Height: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)
Found in the Northwest Palace of Ashurnasirpal II in Nimrud. Egyptian-style plaque showing an Egyptian king sacrificing.
From Fort Shalmaneser in Nimrud, Room S.W. 37. By 1965: excavated by the British School of Archaeology in Iraq; 1965: Purchased from the British School of Archaeology by the MFA.
(Accession Date: September 22, 1965)
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund