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Bronze chariot horses

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Bronze figurine of a pair of horses pulling a chariot.

Provenance

By 1970, with Leo Mildenberg, Zurich, Switzerland; 1970, given to the MFA by Mrs. Morris Rosenthal, November 19, 1970. (Accession date: November 10, 1970)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Morris Rosenthal - Initial gift of Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund

Near Eastern, Iranian, Iron Age, about 900 B.C.

Dimensions

Length: 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.); length of each horse 3.5 cm

Accession Number

1970.510

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture