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Title: Vessel supported by two rams
Period: Early Dynastic IIIa
Date: ca. 2600–2500 BCE
Medium: Gypsum alabaster
Dimensions: H. 2 3/4 x W. 4 5/8 x D. 1 3/16 in. (7 x 11.8 x 3 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Norbert Schimmel Trust, 1989
Accession Number: 1989.281.3
“Ancient Art: Gifts from the Norbert Schimmel Collection to the Metropolitan Museum of Art,” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, June 4, 1991–September 15, 1991.
“Noah’s Beasts: Sculpted Animals from Ancient Mesopotamia,” Morgan Library & Museum, New York, May 26, 2017–August 27, 2017.
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