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Zoomorphic vessel

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This Iron Age Iranian zoomorphic vessel is in the form of a ram.

Provenance

By the late 1960's, at a gallery in Amsterdam or Cologne; 1960's–2006: with Mrs. Estrellita Karsh; 2007: given to the MFA by Mrs. Karsh.

Credit Line

Gift of Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh

Near Eastern, Iranian, Iron Age, early 1st millennium B.C.

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 11.4 x 8.9 x 13.3 cm (4 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2007.437

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels