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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:
3.9 x 1.89 in. (9.91 x 4.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.97.9
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1930, purchased from R. Y. Mottahedeh & Sons, Inc., New York.

“Treasures from the Metropolitan: Catalogue of the Inaugural Exhibition of the Indianapolis Museum of Art.” The Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana, October 25, 1970–January 3, 1971.

Dimand, Maurice S. 1931. "Iranian Bronzes." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 26, p. 49, fig. 6.

Weinhardt, Carl J. 1970. Treasures from the Metropolitan: Catalogue of the Inaugural Exhibition of the Indianapolis Museum of Art. exh. cat. Indianapolis: Indianapolis Museum of Art, pp. 34-35, no. 18.

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. 220.
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