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Figurine of wild goat

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Bronze figurine of a wild goat. It is bearded. It has curved horns, large eyes, and elongated legs. The surface is chipped, cracked, and worn.

Provenance

From Azerbaijan. By 1957: Gift from Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes. (Accession date: February 14, 1957)

Credit Line

Gift from Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

Near Eastern, Iranian, Iron Age, about 899–800 B.C.

Findspot

Azerbaijan

Dimensions

Height x Length: 16.4 x 15.1 cm (6 7/16 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.146

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture