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Votive plaque with horse

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Votive silver plaque incised with a trotting horse. Horse is wearing some sort of bridle or equipment.

Provenance

Purchased from Isaak Sakhaei, Apr 26 1989 (Accession date: May 22, 1989)

Credit Line

Curator's Fund

Near Eastern, Iranian, Iron Age, 8th century B.C.

Place of Origin

Northwestern Iran

Dimensions

2.2 x 3.5 cm (7/8 x 1 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.2 cm x 3.5 cm

Accession Number

1989.148

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects