Horse pin

Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan
Iron Age
900–700 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 x 3.5 cm (3 9/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.743

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Fibulae

Luristan bronze pin terminating in a horse’s head. Ring at top of pin.

Provenance

From Luristan.
(Accession date: November 12, 1959)

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund