1. Happy 2,716th birthday to Algernon, otherwise known as Lamassu.
Did you know that the Oriental Institute Museum first opened its doors to the public 81 years ago today on December 6, 1931? Algernon was on hand to greet all the 50,000+ visitors that visited in the first six months.
(via Oriental Institute Museum on Facebook)

    Happy 2,716th birthday to Algernon, otherwise known as Lamassu.

    Did you know that the Oriental Institute Museum first opened its doors to the public 81 years ago today on December 6, 1931? Algernon was on hand to greet all the 50,000+ visitors that visited in the first six months.

    (via Oriental Institute Museum on Facebook)

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    LOVE YOU LAMMASU!!!!
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