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Judith, Her Maid and Holofernes' Head

Artemisia Gentileschi: Judith, Her Maid and Holofernes' Head
oil on canvas, 1613-1614
Palazzo Pitti, Florence

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Human-headed winged lion (lamassu)


Period: Neo-Assyrian
Date: ca. 883–859 B.C.
Geography: Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)
Culture: Assyrian
Medium: Gypsum alabaster
Dimensions: H. 122 1/2 x W. 24 1/2 x D. 109 in., 15999.8 lb. (311.2 x 62.2 x 276.9 cm, 7257.4 kg)
Classification: Stone-Reliefs-Inscribed
Credit Line: Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1932
Accession Number: 32.143.2

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