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Fragmentary plaques and a figure of an ibex

Period:
Iron Age, Scythian
Date:
ca. 7th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran, said to be from Ziwiye
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
1.18 x 5.25 in. (3 x 13.34 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Reliefs
Credit Line:
Funds from various donors, 1958
Accession Number:
58.42
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1958, purchased from Khalil Rabenou, New York.
Wilkinson, Charles K. 1960. "Introduction." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 18, p. 244, fig. 4.

Amandry, Pierre. 1966. "A Propos du Trésor de Ziwiye." Iranica Antiqua 6, p. 119.
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