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Bell

Period:
Parthian
Date:
ca. 3rd century B.C.–3rd century A.D.
Geography:
Northwestern Iran, Caspian region
Culture:
Parthian
Medium:
Bronze, iron
Dimensions:
1.46 in. (3.71 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Equestrian
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert B. Forrest, 1962
Accession Number:
62.225.5
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1962, gift of Robert B. Forrest, Lisboa.
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. 91, no.150.
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