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Title: Amulet of a lion
Period: Late Uruk–Jemdet Nasr
Date: ca. 3300–2900 BCE
Medium: Lapis lazuli
Dimensions: H. 1.6 cm x W. 1.1 cm x D. 2.6 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Miss Helen Miller Gould, 1910
Accession Number: 10.130.2052
“A Wonder to Behold: Craftsmanship and the Creation of Babylon’s Ishtar Gate.” Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York, November 6, 2019–May 24, 2020.
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