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Title: Cylinder seal and modern impression: bull-man wrestling with lion; nude bearded hero wrestling with a water buffalo
Date: ca. 2250–2150 BCE
Medium: Serpentine, black
Dimensions: 1.42 in. (3.61 cm)
Credit Line: Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number: 41.160.281
“E Pluribus Unum,” The Junior Museum of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, October 18, 1947–June 30, 1950.
“5000 Years of Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Inaugural Exhibition of the New Wichita Art Museum.” The Wichita Art Museum, Kansas, October 23, 1977–January 15, 1978.
“The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Selections from the Collection of the Ancient Near East Department,” MOA Museum of Art, Atami, Japan, The Aiche Prefectural Art Gallery, Nagoya, Japan, The Seibu Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan, 1983.
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