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Plaque

Object Number:B1977
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Plaster
Iconography:Lioness
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur II, 1890
Other Number:PBS XVI: 316 - Other Number

Description

CBS Register: cast. terracotta relief from Nippur. Lioness walking. cf. B1964. Original in Constantinople

PBS XVI: Walking lion. The body is more massive, the march less spirited. (than B1964) Cast of an original in Constantinople.

Bibliography:

[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1930. Terra-Cottas from Nippur.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. ed. Publications of the Babylonian Section. Vol. XVI. pg. 1-52, 445 plates Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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