Near Eastern, Anatolian, Urartian
Height: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze votive plaque depicting two robed figures before an architectural facade.
1971, possibly discovered in Giyimli (Hirkanis), Turkey, during the construction of a mosque [see note]. 1983, with Said Motamed, Frankfurt; sold by Said Motamed to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 12, 1983)
NOTE: On this find, see Orhan Aytug Tasyürek, "The Urartian Bronze Hoard from Giyimli," Expedition 19, 4 (1977): 12.
Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund