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Ancient Art

Parthian horseman

ca. 1st century B.C.

Terracotta

4 3/4 × 2 1/2 in. (12.1 × 6.4 cm)
Obtained at Bagdad by Prof. Rostovtzeff. Purchased by the University. Received April 15, 1931
1931.79
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Graeco-Parthian
Period: 
Later Hellenistic or Early Roman
Classification: 
Sculpture
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