- bibliography and image source:
Herrmann, Georgina: Ivories from Room SW 37 Fort Shalmaneser.
Ivories from Nimrud IV. London: British School of Archaeology in Iraq, no. 669b.
- copyright for image:
British School of Archaeology in Iraq
• museum number: IM74839|
• excavation number: ND13109
• provenience: Nimrud (SW 37)
• dimension(s) (in cm):
height: 4.8, width: 8.1, thickness: 0.9
• material: ivory
• date: Neo Assyrian (ca. 800 BC)
Lion, with the head of a griffin resting on its flank, attacking the stomach of a bull; trace of a dowel hole, and striations on reverse side
• status: unknown