A Hittite Priest-King (or Deity), around 1600 BC. This large basalt sculpture, with bone eyes, is rare in depicting a Hittite priest-king wearing a horned conical crown, false beard, and long robe. He holds a bowl in his right hand and once held something in his left, perhaps a staff or sword. Anatolia It is now in Cleveland Museum of Art, University Circle, Cleveland, Ohio.
Bronze Medal Congress of Medicine Portugal Irene Vilar Doctor Symbol Snake Staff 3" Large Oversized Bronze Medal featuring the medical symbol of snake curled around a staff on one side; nude man on another. Approx Size: 3.5" x 3.25" #Bronze #Doctor #Snake
King Tut'ankhamun on a panther. Statuette of gilded wood from the king's tomb, showing him as king of Upper Egypt, carrying a flail in his hand and leaning upon a staff. A number of statuettes of this type, not more than two feet high, were found in the tomb.
Priest-King or Deity.Hittite,North Syria,early 17th Century BC.The Hittites migrated into Anatolia in the 3rd millennium bc.From about 1600-1200 bc their empire was at its peak. This large basalt sculpture is exceptionally rare in depicting a Hittite god or priest-king wearing a horned conical crown, false beard, and long robe. He holds a bowl in his right hand and once held something in his left, perhaps a staff or sword.