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Statue

Object Number:53-11-7
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Locus: NT general S.W.
Period: Early Dynastic
Date Made: About 2600 BC
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Limestone
Iconography:Bull
Lion
Credit Line:University Museum-University of Chicago/Oriental Institute Expedition, 1953
Other Number:3N-511 - Field No SF

Description

Incomplete; base carved to represent a bull attacked by a lion. Two deep cups, one on the bull's back behind the lion, the other behind the bull's head.

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