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Plaque with a figure in an Egyptian-style red crown, slaying a griffin

Period: Neo-Assyrian
Date: ca. 9th–8th century B.C.
Geography: Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)
Culture: Assyrian
Medium: Ivory
Dimensions: H. 4 1/8 x W. 4 11/16 x D. 7/16 in. (10.5 x 11.9 x 1.1 cm)
Classification: Ivory/Bone-Reliefs
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1961
Accession Number: 61.197.11

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