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Figurine pendant

Period:
Iron Age
Date:
1st millennium B.C.
Geography:
Northwestern Iran
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
2.99 x 2.17 in. (7.59 x 5.51 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Farhadi & Anvian Co., 1965
Accession Number:
65.145.2
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1965, gift of Nuri Farhadi and Habib Anavian, 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. 96, no.158.
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