London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
AN OLD BABYLONIAN TERRACOTTA FRAGMENTARY PLAQUE
CIRCA 1850-1650 B.C.
Moulded in relief with the figure of a standing bearded deity, with left arm across his chest carrying flail and dagger, wearing horned cap, with animal ears protruding below, his tressed locks falling onto his shoulders, with decorated kilt, mounted
4¾ in. (12 cm.) high
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