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Smiting weather god or warrior with horned headgear

Period:
Late Bronze Age
Date:
ca. 14th–13th century B.C.
Geography:
Levant
Culture:
Canaanite
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
6.26 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Sheldon and Barbara Breitbart, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.219
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 406
By 1985, collection of Sheldon and Barbara Breitbart, New York; 1985-1987, on loan to the Museum (L.1985.160); acquired by the Museum in 1987, gift of Sheldon and Barbara Breitbart, New York.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 118 (Jul. 1,1987 - Jun. 30, 1988), p. 15.

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