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Bronze figurine of a male. He is standing with his right arm, in what appears to be, a salute. His other hand is on his chest. He wears a long robe. He has a beard. The surface is worn.

Provenance

Said to be from Northwest Persia.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Elamite?, Elamite, 13th century B.C.

Object Place

NW Persia

Dimensions

Height: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

62.466

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture