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Kneeling Bull Holding a Spouted Vessel

The “Kneeling Bull Holding a Spouted Vessel” is a silver hybrid figurine that curiously blends together both traditional human and bull characteristics. It measures 6 7/16” x 2…

“Striding Man” 3000 BC

Made in Sumer, 3000 BC. Copper sculpture. Represents either a demon or a hero; has ibex horns on head and a raptor skin on his back.

a standing male figure; embodiment of a god

This is a sculpture of a man found in Mesopotamia. It is made of limestone, not copper, however it is about the same size of the “Striding man”…

Mountain Goat: Proto-Elamite Period

This Silver Scultpture of a Mountain Goat with a golden head is one of many sculptures dsicovered from Susa, Iran during the proto-elamite period that are detailed with…

Striding Forth in Style

Proto-elamite striding figure. This artwork is a sculpture of a muscular, bearded, male humanoid figure in mid-stride, with arms flexed. He is naked apart from a cap with…

Cat Sculpture

First Impressions of Cat Statue • Has the eye of Horus on it- something to do with the after life. May have been buried with the rich. •…

Gayer-Anderson Cat

Gayer-Anderson Cat Held at The British Museum From Saqqura, Egypt Late Period (661 – 332 B.C.) Height 42cm. Width 13cm Painted Bronze. Lost-wax casting The cat would have…

Gayer-Anderson Cat

Gayer-Anderson Cat Held at The British Museum From Saqqura, Egypt Late Period (661 – 332 B.C.) Height 42cm. Width 13cm Painted Bronze. Lost-wax casting The cat would have…

Woman riding a bull-serpent hybrid

This piece depicts a woman riding a hybrid which has the torso of a bull, and a long, serpent-like tail. It can be assumed that this image is…

Sea-bull Notes page

Class Notes – Oxidized copper – Dragon/fish/serpent tail – Bull head & body – Lady riding sideways, holding a box – Natural curving lines contrast geometric box –…

Nereid Riding Sea-bull

Nereid Riding a Sea-Bull Part of Altar of Domitius Ahenobarbus 2nd Century. Roman Bas-relief, Marble Housed at the Glyptotheck in Munich Here we have a part of a…

Supporting image for the image of Pan

This is a supportive image for the image of Pan, it shows Pan and Daphnis

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