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Middle Bronze Age
ca. 19th–16th century B.C.
Iran, Dinkha Tepe
3.07 in. (7.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1966
Accession Number:
Not on view
1966, excavated as part of the Hasanlu Project sponsored by the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania, the Archaeological Service of Iran, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art; acquired by the Museum in 1967, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations.
Muscarella, Oscar W. 1968. "Excavations at Dinkha Tepe, 1966." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 27, p. 196, fig. 24.
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