Ivory open work fragment part of a winged sphinx with crown, wig, pectoral and trace of a beard in Egyptian style

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  • Title

    Ivory open work fragment part of a winged sphinx with crown, wig, pectoral and trace of a beard in Egyptian style

  • Associated place

    Nimrud (Fort Shalmaneser SW 12) (place of excavation)
  • Date

    880 BC - 710 BC
  • Material and technique

    ivory

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    14 cm (height)
    (maximum) 6.7 cm (width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by the British School of Archaeology in Iraq, 1957.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 19 | Ancient Near East
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1957.222

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