[X] Ancient Near Eastern Art [X] Vessel [X] vertebrate
50 objects
F1934.23

Plate

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1934.23
F1958.7

Plate

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1958.7
F1962.1

Bowl

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1962.1
F1965.20

Vase

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1965.20
F1997.13

Lobed bowl with lion, foliage and a ring of raised dots

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1997.13
<p>Small, low bowl with a short, broad, ring foot. Twelve shallow radial lobes slope up to form the sides of the bowl, with their rounded ends meeting in the central area of the interior surface to form a scalloped-edged medallion. Within the medallion is a depiction of a lion with two leaf forms encircled by &#8230;</p>
S1986.499

Vessel in the form of a bull

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1986.499
<p>Spouted vessel in the form of a humped bull, or zebu, rendered in simple stylized form. A pair of horns, roughly crescentic in shape, rise from the sides of the head. A pronounced ridge resembling the dewlap extends from beneath the muzzle to between the forelegs, and a corresponding ridge suggesting the tail curves down &#8230;</p>
S1987.32

Drinking vessel

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1987.32
<p>Small drinking vessel in the form of a ram&#8217;s head; at other end, slightly flared opening whose rim bears a lotus and palmette pattern in repoussé. Slightly flared nostrils; eyes outlined without indication of pupils; horns, rendered with parallel wavy lines, curl behind ears and protrude from the vessel wall. Hatched lines along front ends &#8230;</p>
S1987.33

Spouted vessel with gazelle protome

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1987.33
<p>Rhyton with compact horn and protome in the form of a gazelle&#8217;s head. A small tubular spout, damaged, protudes from the mouth. The lower part of the horn is fluted; on the upper part of the horn, above the scalloped edge of the fluting, is a bifurcated file of animals approaching a central tree: recumbent &#8230;</p>
S1987.69

Rhyton

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1987.69