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Bronze horse

Period:
Geometric
Date:
750–725 B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 15/16 x 2 7/16 in. (10 x 6.2 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Gift of H. L. Bache Foundation, 1969
Accession Number:
69.61.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
Statuette of a horse.
Cahn, Herbert A. 1965. Early Art in Greece : The Cycladic, Minoan, Mycenaean and Geometric Periods. lot 89, New York: André Emmerich.

Yalouris, Nikolaos. 1974. "Three Geometric Figurines." Antike Kunst, 17: pp. 21–23, pl. 3, 2.

Zimmerman, Jean-Louis. 1989. Les Chevaux de Bronze dans l'Art Géométrique Grec. LAC 128, p. 288, 289 n. 1, Mayence: Verlag Philipp von Zabern.

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