Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Top for standard

Period:
Iron Age III
Date:
ca. 8th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran, probably from Luristan
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
3.54 x 2.87 in. (8.99 x 7.29 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alice K. Bache, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.187.2
Not on view
By 1963, collection of Alice K. Bache, New York; acquired by the Museum in 1977, bequest of Alice K. Bache.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 107 (Jul. 1, 1976 - Jun. 30, 1977), p. 38.

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. 142, no. 216.
Related Objects

Top for standard

Date: ca. 8th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 1996.82.1 On view in:Gallery 404

Top for standard

Date: ca. 8th–7th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 32.161.12 On view in:Gallery 404

Top for standard

Date: ca. 8th–7th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 32.161.14 On view in:Gallery 404

Standard support

Date: ca. 8th–7th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 32.161.15 On view in:Gallery 404

Plaque with horned animal

Date: ca. 8th–7th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 43.102.12 On view in:Gallery 404