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Rhyton in the shape of a boar head

Period:
Iron Age
Date:
1st millennium B.C.
Geography:
Northwestern Iran
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
5.24 x 5.04 x 8.35 in. (13.31 x 12.8 x 21.21 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Gordon Douglas III, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.319.1
Not on view
[By 1965, Mahboubian Gallery of Ancient Art, New York]; 1965, purchased by Gordon Douglas from Mahboubian Gallery of Ancient Art, New York; acquired by the Museum in 1984, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Douglas, New York.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 115 (Jul. 1,1984 - Jun. 30, 1985), p. 20.
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