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EAGLE-HEADED WINGED GENIUS
EAGLE-HEADED WINGED GENIUS

Photo ©2017, Detroit Institute of Arts

EAGLE-HEADED WINGED GENIUS

(Mesopotamian)

Date
883/859 BC
Dimensions
39 3/4 x 25 x 3 in. 101.0 x 63.5 x 7.6 cm irregular rectangle, bottom: 22 1/2 in. 57.2 cm
Department
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Classification
Sculpture
Credit
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Leslie H. Green
Accession No.
47.181
Provenance
Formerly in the collection of: Seymour Family, Wiltshire, England.
Keywords
alabaster, limestone, relief, gypseous, religion, stone
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