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Standard support

Period:
Iron Age III
Date:
ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran, probably from Luristan
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
3.54 in. (8.99 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1949
Accession Number:
49.78.2
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1949, gift of Lincoln Kirstein, New York.
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. 152, no. 246.
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