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Stele with warriors and portrait profile

Near Eastern, Anatolian, Phrygian
Iron Age
699–500 B.C.


Object Place: Anatolia, Turkey

Dimensions

22 x 10.5 cm (8 11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1975.685

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Stele

Free-standing stele on base, with roughly cut warriors in raised relief on three sides and a profile of a man’s face on the fourth.

Provenance

1975, gift of Richard R. Wagner (b. 1907 - d. 2002), West Barnstable, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 12, 1975)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner