God Ningirsu seen with a long wavy beard uses a mace traditional symbol of power and kingship to smite one of the many nude captives in a net. Detail of stela of the vultures of Eannatum, Ensi of Lagash. Limestone from Telloh ancient Girsu, ht. 1.80 m; w. 1.30m. from the Early Dynastic - Period, 2350 BCE - 2900 -BCE

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