Description The two-dimensional model, executed in a combination of sunk and raised relief, displays a king slaying a Libyan enemy. The king's lion is accompanying him and bites into the left arm of the half-kneeling Libyan. Such motifs were popular in ancient Egypt from the 4th millennium BCE.
- The Ancient World and the Ballets Russes (WT). Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York. 2019.
Provenance Khawam brothers, Cairo, [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1930, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1930
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