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Cylinder seal and modern impression: nude bearded hero wrestling with a water buffalo; bull-man wrestling with lion, ca. 2250–2150 B.C.; Akkadian
Mesopotamia
Serpentine, black
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941 (41.160.281)
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