Piravend Bronze Horned Idol

An ancient Piravend bronze standing figure, likely representing a protective deity with wide eyes, upraised hands and horns.

Ca. 1000 - 750 BC.
Height: 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm).
Formerly in the Barbier collection, Geneva; with Royal-Athena Galleries, New York, 1988; subsequently in an American private collection.
Exhibited: Miami University Art Museum; Ball State University Art Museum; George Mason University Art Museum, Fitchburg Art Museum, 1988 - 2016.
Inv#: 7807
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