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Central Building lion lamassu

Left foot fragment (toes and part of the left side preserved; joined from six pieces; 9 additional pieces do not connect; surface partly damaged).

Inv. # N12-74

Dimensions: L 7.2cm; W 4.0cm

Material: ivory

Date: NeoAssyrian c.883-612 BCE

Provenance: from blocked doorway connecting Rooms 1 and 3 (Ashur-nasir-pal building), north of the secondary wall, on the pavement (found with bronze bowl fragments #N13-74).

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