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Asian Art

Ibex finial

ca. 500 B.C.E.

bronze

6 1/2 × 5 in
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1952.52.36
Culture: 
Iranian, Ordos
Period: 
Parthian Period(?)
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York, to 1952; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Dr. Phyllis Ackerman, Guide to the Exhibition of Persian Art, 2, exh. cat. (New York: The Iranian Institue, 1940), 424.

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