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Object Number:30-38-13
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iran
Luristan Province
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Winged Bull
Height: 11 cm
Length: 17 cm
Width: 9 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Arthur Upham Pope, 1930

Description

as 30-28-12. Winged bulls. head turned front. Curved wings behind prominent shoulder blades. No tails. Square bit-piece with ends rolled. Spikes and rings Legrain publication: "Bronze horse-bit. The cheek pieces represent winged bulls, with curved wings arising from prominent shoulder blades. No ails, spike, or rings. Square bit with ends rolled outside. Bit 193 x 9 mm. Bulls 110 x 90 mm."


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1934. Luristan Bronzes in the university museum.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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