Whetstone with handle in the form of an ibex
Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan
10th–9th century B.C.
Length: 28 cm (11 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)
Whetstone and chain, with a bronze terminal in the form of ibex heads flanking a moufflon head.
By 1966: with H. D. Motamed, Malba, New York; 1966: purchased by the MFA from H. D. Motamed.
(Accession date: December 14, 1966)
Seth K. Sweetser Fund