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Animal figurine

Period:
Sasanian
Date:
ca. 3rd–7th century A.D.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, Ctesiphon
Culture:
Sasanian
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
2 11/16 x 2 3/8 x 2 7/8 in. (6.8 x 6.1 x 7.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.150.417
Not on view
1931–32, excavated by the Joint Expedition of the Staatliche Museen of Berlin and the Metropolitan Museum of Art; acquired by the Museum in 1932, ceded in the division of finds.
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