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Period:
Iron Age III
Date:
ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran, probably from Luristan
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
5.12 x 1.97 in. (13 x 5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.97.8
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1930, purchased from R. Y. Mottahedeh & Sons, Inc., New York.

"Animals That Never Were." The Junior Museum of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, September 1948–September 5, 1950.

"Profil du Metropolitan Museum of Art de New York: de Ramsès à Picasso," Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux, May 15–September 1, 1981.

Profil du Metropolitan Museum of Art de New York: de Ramsès à Picasso. 1981. exh. cat. Bordeaux: Galerie des Beaux-Arts, p. 46, no. 19.

Muscarella, Oscar W. 1988. Bronze and Iron: Ancient Near Eastern Artifacts in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 144, no. 222.
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