Bronze chariot horses

Near Eastern, Iranian
Iron Age
about 900 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.); length of each horse 3.5 cm

Accession Number

1970.510

Medium or Technique

Bronze

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze figurine of a pair of horses pulling a chariot.

Provenance

By 1970, with Leo Mildenberg, Zurich, Switzerland; 1970, given to the MFA by Mrs. Morris Rosenthal, November 19, 1970.
(Accession date: November 10, 1970)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Morris Rosenthal - Initial gift of Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund