Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan
7th–4th century B.C.
Height: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze figurine of an ibex with a raised head. There is a green patina. It is crudely made. One leg is missing. There is a suspension ring at the back of the neck. The surface is rough and worn. The details are worn.
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