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Horse figurine

Period:
Iron Age III
Date:
ca. 7th–6th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran, Tepe Nush-i Jan
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
1.26 x 2.01 in. (3.2 x 5.11 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Purchase, H. Dunscombe Colt Gift, 1969
Accession Number:
69.24.17
  • Provenance

    1967, excavated by David Stronach, on behalf of the British Institute of Persian Studies; acquired by the Museum in 1969, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations.

  • References

    Crawford, Vaughn E. 1969. "Reports of the Departments: Ancient Near Eastern Art." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 28 (2), p. 58.

    Curtis, John. 1984. Nush-i Jan III: The Small Finds. London: British Institute of Persian Studies, no. 315, p. 36, fig. 8.

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