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Title: Vessel terminating in the forepart of a bull
Period: Hittite Empire
Date: ca. 14th–13th century BCE
Geography: Central Anatolia
Dimensions: 7 1/16 × 5 1/16 × 8 7/16 in., 1.6 lb. (18 × 12.8 × 21.5 cm, 0.7 kg)
Credit Line: Gift of Norbert Schimmel Trust, 1989
Accession Number: 1989.281.11
“Ancient Art: the Norbert Schimmel Collection,” Cleveland Museum of Art, Dallas Museum of Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Israel Museum, Novembe 13, 1974–December 12, 1977.
“Von Troja bis Amarna: The Norbert Schimmel Collection New York,” Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, 1978-1979.
“Ancient Art: Gifts from the Norbert Schimmel Collection to the Metropolitan Museum of Art,” Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, June 4, 1991–September 15, 1991.
“Beyond Babylon: Art, Trade and Diplomacy in the Second Millennium B.C.,” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, November 17, 2008–March 15, 2009.
“Forgotten Kingdoms: From the Hittite Empire to the Arameans.” Musée du Louvre, Paris, May 2, 2019–August 12, 2019.
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