Horse blinker decorated with lions and bulls
Near Eastern, Anatolian, Urartian
10th–9th century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: eastern Anatolia, Anatolia
Length x width: 16 x 9 cm (6 5/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)
Bronze blinker from a horse harness, decorated with lions and bulls.
1975, sold by Mohammad Yeganeh (dealer; b. 1929 - d. 2012), Frankfurt, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 1, 1975)
Samuel Putnam Avery Fund and Frank B. Bemis Fund