Near Eastern Bone Inlay of a Sphinx

ca. 1200-700 BC

Height: 6.7 cm. (2 11/16 in.)

#4797

ex: private British collection, before 1955, thence by descent.

Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures VIII. (New York, 2010) p.5

Comparanda: Weber, Otto; Die Kunst der Hethiter (Berlin, 1922) nos. 15, 45 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York acc. no.64.372; 57.801