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Female worshiper

Middle Elamite
ca. 1500–1100 B.C.
Iran, possibly from Susa
12.5 cm (4 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 404
1934, purchased by Joseph Brummer from Elias S. David; 1943, purchased by Vladimir Gregorievitch Simkhovitch from Brummer; acquired by the Museum in 1951, purchased from Vladimir Gregorievitch Simkhovitch, New York.
Harper, Prudence O. 1960. “The Second Millennium B.C.” The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 18, p. 257, fig. 16.

Braun-Holzinger, Eva Andrea. 1984. "Figürliche Bronzen aus Mesopotamien." In Prähistorische Bronzefunde 4. Munich: Beck, p. 69, nr. 239.

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. 233, no. 333.
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