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Horse's head

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Horse's head, ears laid forward. Mane indicated by chevrons and thin strands. Halter over head in front of ears (?). Stylized details. Broken at neck and across lower jaw.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Rowland, Jr. Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Rowland, Jr. to MFA, December 13, 1961

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Rowland, Jr.

Near Eastern, Persian, Parthian or Sasanian, about A.D. 200–500

Dimensions

L. (max.) 0.11 m.

Accession Number

61.1234

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture