Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bronze statuette of a horse

Period:
Geometric
Date:
8th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H.: 2 1/2 x 2 5/8 x 1 1/16 in. (6.4 x 6.7 x 2.7 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Walter C. Baker, 1971
Accession Number:
1972.118.55
Not on view
von Bothmer, Dietrich and René d'Harnoncourt. 1950. Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities: An Exhibition from the Collection of Walter Cummings Baker, Esq. no. 9, p. 7, New York: Walter Cummings Baker.

von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1961. Ancient Art from New York Private Collections: Catalogue of an Exhibition Held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, December, 17, 1959-February 28, 1960. no. 124, p. 32, pl. 43, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Zimmerman, Jean-Louis. 1989. Les Chevaux de Bronze dans l'Art Géométrique Grec. ARG 134, pp. 42, 89, Mayence: Verlag Philipp von Zabern.

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