Votive plaque with horse

Near Eastern, Iranian
Iron Age
8th century B.C.


Place of Origin: Northwestern Iran

Dimensions

2.2 x 3.5 cm (7/8 x 1 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.2 cm x 3.5 cm

Accession Number

1989.148

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Votive silver plaque incised with a trotting horse. Horse is wearing some sort of bridle or equipment.

Provenance

Purchased from Isaak Sakhaei, Apr 26 1989
(Accession date: May 22, 1989)

Credit Line

Curator's Fund