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Lost Treasures from Iraq--Objects
- 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. 75.
- copyright for image:
British School of Archaeology in Iraq
• museum number: -|
• excavation number: ND10457
• provenience: Nimrud (SW 37)
• dimension(s) (in cm):
height: 5.7; width (at base): 5.5
• material: ivory
• date: Neo Assyrian (ca. 800 BC)
Symmetrical arragement of two lions (heads missing), shown back to back, tails raised;two flowers in background; plant or leave below lion on left side.
• status: unknown
revised: April 14, 2008 10:18:10
created: June 3, 2003
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