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Figurine of a goat

Mesopotamian, Akkadian
Akkadian Period
2334–2154 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x length: 9 x 8.3 cm (3 9/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1995.121

Medium or Technique

Cast copper with traces of sheet silver on face

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Figurine of a long-horned goat.

Provenance

By 1995: with Emmanuel Tiliakos, Winchester, Mass.; 1995: purchased by the MFA from Mr. Tiliakos, 21 June 1995.

Credit Line

Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund, William S. Smith Fund and the Horace L. and Florence E. Mayer Fund