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Whetstone in the form of a stag

Period:
Iron Age
Date:
ca. early 1st millennium B.C.
Geography:
Transcaucasia
Medium:
Bronze, stone
Dimensions:
7.95 x 5 x 11.69 in. (20.19 x 12.7 x 29.69 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Implements
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan P. Rosen, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.314.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 404
By 1988, collection of Jeannette and Jonathan P. Rosen, New York; acquired by the Museum in 1991, gift of Jeannette and Jonathan P. Rosen, New York.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 122 (Jul. 1,1991 - Jun. 30, 1992), pp. 18-19.
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