|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Arthur Upham Pope, 1930|
|Other Number||0601 - Cast Number|
0801 - Cast Number
Cheek piece representing a wild mountain sheep. Wild mountain sheep peasant head turned front. Powerful curved rugged horns. Short tails. Rings of spikes. Bit is rounded piece.
Bronze horse-bit. The cheek pieces are beautifully modelled, and a good nature study. They represent wild mountain sheep passant, head turned front. The details of horns, nose, muscles. legs and short tail are excellent. The bit is a straight piece. Rings and spikes as usual. Bit 185 x 8 mm. Sheep 90 x 90 mm."
|[Catalogue] Legrain, Leon. 1950. The Babylonian Collection of the University Museum, University Museum Bulletin Vol.: 10:3-4. : Page/Fig./Plate: 73||View Objects cited in this Publication|
|[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1934. Luristan Bronzes in the university museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 18/ Pl. XVI, 54 - Pl. XIX, 54||View Objects cited in this Publication|
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