Figurine of wild goat

Near Eastern, Iranian
Iron Age
about 899–800 B.C.


Findspot: Azerbaijan

Dimensions

Height x Length: 16.4 x 15.1 cm (6 7/16 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.146

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze figurine of a wild goat, bearded. It has curved horns, large eyes, and elongated legs. The surface is chipped, cracked, and worn.

Provenance

From Azerbaijan. By 1957: Gift from Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes.
(Accession date: February 14, 1957)

Credit Line

Gift from Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes