Model cart

Near Eastern, Syrian
2750–2000 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 11.5 x 13.1 x 11.3 cm (4 1/2 x 5 3/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.515

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Model of a four-wheeled cart or covered wagon. The four separately made ancient wheels are held on by modern wooden axles.

Provenance

By 1960: private collection of Professor Goldeck, Bremen, Germany; April, 2004: purchased by Galerie Günter Puhze, Freiburg, Germany.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Peggy Baseman, Suzanne M. Capone, and Marilyn MacLellan