Lion-Armed Demon with Human Torso and Legs

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onyx marble
Overall: 1 7/16 × 15/16 in. (3.7 × 2.4 cm)
The Pierpont Morgan Library, New York
Morgan Seal 61
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Acquired by Pierpont Morgan sometime between 1885 and 1908
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Upper edge of cylinder chipped.

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Lion-armed demon with human torso and legs and two-pointed headdress, vase on his raised leg, dagger against his bent leg -- Before him, two large scorpions; above one, small figure seated on chair; above other, two crossd lions and small scorpion on platform

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