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Object Number: 65-3-1
Current Location: The Golden Age of King Midas
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Nimrud
Period: Assyrian
Date Made: 8th century BC
Early Date: -800
Late Date: -700
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ivory
Iconography:Wedjat Eye
Credit Line:Purchased from the British School of Archaeology, Iraq, 1965
Other NumberND 10386 - Field No SF

Description

Horse's cheekpiece with attachment holes. Engraved and inlaid design of wadjet eye with arm holding ram headed sceptre. Traces of blue inlay in eye. Guilloche border.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Golden Age of King Midas (13 Feb 2016 - 27 Nov 2016)View Objects in Exhibition

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