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Incised horse frontlet carved into the shape of a flowering, volute palmette tree

ca. 9th–8th century B.C.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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  • Title: Incised horse frontlet carved into the shape of a flowering, volute palmette tree
  • Date Created: ca. 9th–8th century B.C.
  • Physical Dimensions: 4.21 x 2.2 x 2.09 in. (10.69 x 5.59 x 5.31 cm)
  • Type: Relief
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/325081
  • Medium: Ivory
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • Period: Neo-Assyrian
  • Culture: Assyrian

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