Lion Shaped Pitcher from Ancient Armenia

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 15 November 2017
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This clay pitcher with images of lions is made from clay. It comes from what is present-day Armenia, and it dates from the 13th century BCE. (Metsamor Historical-Archaeological Museum-Reserve, Taronik, Armenia)

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2017, November 15). Lion Shaped Pitcher from Ancient Armenia. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7629/lion-shaped-pitcher-from-ancient-armenia/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Lion Shaped Pitcher from Ancient Armenia." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7629/lion-shaped-pitcher-from-ancient-armenia/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Lion Shaped Pitcher from Ancient Armenia." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 15 Nov 2017. Web. 17 Oct 2021.