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Rhyton terminating in the forepart of a wild goat

Date:
ca. 4th–2nd century B.C.
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
9.45 x 7.87 in. (24 x 19.99 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Vessels
Credit Line:
Purchase, Fletcher, Pfeiffer and Rogers Funds, and Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.446
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 405
Acquired by the Museum in 1979, purchased from Esmail Rahimi, Rahimi Antiques, Inc., New York.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 110 (Jul. 1,1979 - Jun. 30, 1980), p. 22.
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