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Furniture element carved in the round with the head of a roaring lion, ca. 9th–8th century B.C.

Ivory
3 3/4 × 3 × 2 3/4 in
9.5 × 7.6 × 7 cm
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York
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Neo-Assyrian; Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)

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Neo-Assyrian; Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)
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Neo-Assyrian; Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)

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Neo-Assyrian; Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Rogers Fund, 1962), licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal

Furniture element carved in the round with the head of a roaring lion, ca. 9th–8th century B.C.

Ivory
3 3/4 × 3 × 2 3/4 in
9.5 × 7.6 × 7 cm
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