Winged bull and winged lion (lamassu)

Image Information: Human-headed winged bull and winged lion (lamassu), 883–859 B.C. Neo-Assyrian period, reign of Ashurnasirpal II, Excavated at Nimrud (ancient Kalhu), northern Mesopotamia. Gift of John D. Rockefeller, Jr., 1932 (32.143.1-.2). Weblink.
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