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Item Details
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Culture
Luristan, Iran, c. 700 BC
Title
Horse Bit Cheekpiece
Work Type
Metalwork
Date
c. 700 BC
Material
bronze, cast and incised
Measurements
Overall: 14.9 x 21.3 cm (5 7/8 x 8 3/8 in.)
Description
Three-figure cheek pieces like this one are extremely rare. They are are elegantly designed, well-cast examples of their kind.
Repository
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Collection: Near Eastern Art
Department: Egyptian and Ancient Near Eastern Art
Gallery: 102A Ancient Near East
Provenance: Mrs. Christian R. Holmes
Mozzaffar Cohen, Paris
Mrs. Christian R. Holmes; Mozaffar Cohen, Paris
Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund
Accession Number
Source
Image and original data from The Cleveland Museum of Art
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the Artstor Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
1961.33_full.tif
SSID
24604980

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