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Molded plaque: the weather god Adad and a bull standing on a lion-dragon

Period:
Old Babylonian
Date:
ca. 2000–1600 B.C.
Geography:
Southern Mesopotamia
Culture:
Babylonian
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
5.25 x 3.86 in. (13.34 x 9.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Reliefs
Credit Line:
Purchase, Friends of Inanna Gifts, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 406
Acquired by the Museum in 1999, purchased from Charles Ede, Ltd., London.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 129 (Jul. 1,1998 - Jun. 30, 1999), p. 9.
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