- Ishtar Gate, Babylon: head of guardian lion, sacred to the goddess Ishtar; detail of figure from processional way, ca. 575 B.C.
- Main Entry
- molded and glazed polychrome bricks
- Location 1
- Museum of Oriental Antiquities,
- Location 2
- Istanbul, Turkey
- Textbook Concordance
- Fleming 9: 1.12 [cont.]; Gardner 10: 2-23 [cont.]; Gardner 11: 2-26 [cont.]; Hartt 4: 4-24 [cont.]; H&F 4: 3.32 [cont.]; Janson 5: 107 [cont.]; Janson 5 R: 105 [cont.]; Stokstad: 2-27 [cont.]; Stokstad R: 2-27 [cont.]; Trachtenberg: col. pl. 5 [cont.]
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