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Iron Age
ca. 1000–700 B.C.
Northwestern Iran
2.13 in. (5.41 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
Not on view
[By 1950, Dikran G. Kelekian, New York]; acquired by the Museum in 1951, purchased from Charles D. Kelekian, New York.
Carter, Dagny. 1957. The Symbol of the Beast: The Animal-Style Art of Eurasia. New York: Ronald Press, pl. 27c.

Muscarella, Oscar W. 1972. "A Bronze Vase from Iran and Its Greek Connections." Metropolitan Museum Journal 5, pp. 40-43, fig. 16.

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. 86, no. 146.

Calmeyer, Peter. 1995. "Buchbesprechungen: Muscarella, Oscar W., Bronze and Iron. Ancient Near Eastern Artifacts in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." Zeitschrift für Assyriologie und Vorderasiatische Archäologie 85 (1), p. 161.
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