Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan
7th–4th century B.C.
Height: 2.6 cm (1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Amulet, in the form of a horse with a large collar. Green patina. Suspension ring on collar.
From Luristan. 1930: purchased by the MFA through Mr. Upham Pope.*
(Accession date: August 7, 1930)
*Ninety-five objects, numbered 30.544-30.637 were purchased as a group for $15,000, plus a $2250 commission.
Maria Antoinette Evans Fund