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Achaemenid Bronze Plaque of a Mythological Horse - Date:  6th Century BC Culture:  Persian

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Etruscan Bronze Figure of a Horse Standing Upon an Integral Plinth. Late Archaic, Late 6th/Early 5th century B.C.E. Most probably from Vulci.

A Magnificent and Highly Important Etruscan Bronze Figure of a Horse Standing Upon an Integral Plinth Bronze, Late Archaic, Late century B. Most probably from Vulci. More equine art & inspirations: www.

terracotta winged horses temple of tarquinia

The Winged Horses of Tarquinia, Etruscan high relief (end of - early century BCE). This terracotta slab adorned the pediment of an Etruscan temple. It shows a refined technique of execution with a meticulous rendering of details (tails, manes, fea

Persian cast stone horse, a reproduction of one excavated from Persepolis, ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire, or First Persian Empire (550-330 BCE)

historical-nonfiction: Persian cast stone horse, a reproduction of one excavated from Persepolis, ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire, or First Persian Empire BCE) Beautiful work from antiquity.

The Procession of Persepolis- Persian horses, carved in raised relief.

The Procession of Persepolis- Persian horses, carved in raised relief.

Fragments of colossal horses from the quadriga of the Mausoleum at Halikarnassos, around 350 BC

Fragment of one of the colossal horses from the quadriga of the Mausoleum at Halikarnassos, circa 350 BC

Plaque depicting a horse and rider, ca. 883–859 B.C. Assyrian. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Nathaniel Spear Jr. Gift, 1988 (1988.80)

Plaque depicting a horse and rider Period: Neo-Assyrian Date: ca. Geography: Mesopotamia Culture: Assyrian Medium: Bronze, traces of gold overlay Dimensions: x in. x cm) Classification: Metalwork

Mould Plaque for a Heron - Greco-Roman Egypt - 2nd-1st Century BC This mold depicts a heron, a bird associated with the sun, the annual flooding of the Nile, and the afterlife. The Walters Art Museum

Mould Plaque for a Heron - Greco-Roman Egypt - Century BC This mold depicts a heron, a bird associated with the sun, the annual flooding of the Nile, and the afterlife. The Walters Art Museum

SASSANID SCULPTURE 6TH Head of a horse. Silver and gold. Decoration of a throne from the region of Kerman, Iran 14 x 20 cm MAO 132 Louvre, Departement des Antiquites Orientales, Paris, France

SASSANID SCULPTURE Head of a horse. Decoration of a throne from the region of Kerman, Iran 14 x 20 cm MAO 132 Louvre, Departement des Antiquites Orientales, Paris, France

A Greek Bronze Figure of a Horse, Geometric Period, circa 8th century B.C.

A Greek Bronze Figure of a Horse, Geometric Period, circa century B. From The Ancient World via Iridonousa

Large terracotta Horse , Tang Dynasty (China)

The horse belongs to a group of grey pottery figures which are modeled around an iron armature and dating from the early Tang period, Century Shaanxi province

Bone horse head; ca. 12,000 BCE. The structure of the bone did not allow for carving in the round, and the reverse side is flat. Abri du Roc-aux-Sorciers, cave Taillebourg, Angles-sur-L'Anglin (Vienne, France).

Bone Horse Head ~ Circa BCE ~ The structure of the bone did not allow for carving in the round; reverse side is flat.

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