Harness Ring with a Mountain Goat Head (center) and Lions, 750 - 650 BCE

  • Luristan, Iranian

Bronze

  • Framed: Overall: 2 5/8 × 3 1/16 × 1 inches (6.7 × 7.8 × 2.5 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

30.387

On View

  • Ancient Middle East Gallery

Department

Ancient Near Eastern Art

  • Bronze
  • Ring handle
  • Harnesses and harness parts
  • Luristan
  • Lions
  • Goat
  • Mouflon

Provenance

(Hein, Paris, France); 1930-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Bulletin of the DIA 12, no. 7 (1931): (fig. 5). Moorey, P.R.S. Catalogue of the Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmolean Museum. Oxford, 1971, p. 130, [mentioned].

Rights Status

Luristan, Iranian, Harness Ring with a Mountain Goat Head (center) and Lions, 750 - 650 BCE, bronze. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 30.387.