A moulded terracotta plaque depicting a fully maned lion facing right. He is shown striding forward in alert fashion, with tail raised. Reverse unmodelled.
Fine condition with small areas of limestone encrustations.
Old Babylonian period: Circa. 1900–1700 BC.
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- Mesopotamia: Babylonian
- Plaque of a lion
- 10.5×8×1.5 cm
- Century/ Timeframe
- Circa 1900-1700 BC
- Fine, with light encrustations. No repairs. A small surface chip to top right corner.