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Object Number: 65-3-3
Current Location: Cultures in the Crossfire: Stories from Syria and Iraq
Currently On Display
Culture:Egyptian (uncertain)
Assyrian
Provenience: Iraq
Nimrud
Period: Assyrian
Date Made: 8th century BC
Early Date: -800
Late Date: -700
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ivory
Iconography:Horus
Sphinx
Credit Line:Purchased from the British School of Archaeology, Iraq, 1965
Other NumberND 10313 - Field No SF

Description

Horus-Headed Sphinx
Small rectangular plaque. Seated Horus-headed sphinx in low relief. Presumably a furniture element. Complete. In excellent condition.


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