This lamassu coloring page depicts the legendary creature from Mesopotamian mythology. A lamassu is a divine being with wings, the body of a bull, and the head of a human priest. The lamassu is also very tall. A statue of the lamassu was placed at the entrance to many Mesopotamian cities to protect its inhabitants. Try this lamassu coloring page with your child to teach him about mythological creatures and folklore from around the world.

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