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weight with reclining lion
  • Neo-Assyrian Empire (present-day Iraq)
  • weight with reclining lion, Neo–Assyrian Empire, 911 BCE–612 BCE
  • Where object was made: possibly Neo-Assyrian Empire (present-day Iraq)
  • terracotta
  • Object Height/Width: 10.16 x 6.98 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 x 2 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet E2
  • 1928.3647
Label Text

Terracotta relief depicting a reclining lion with an open mouth, and symbols.