13 June 2000
AN URARTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A GOD
circa 8th-7th century a.d.
The bearded god wearing a horned miter over his shoulder-length hair, wearing a long cloak, his feet visible from beneath, with his arms raised before him, elbows bent
2.15/16 in. (7.5 cm) high
Dr. Elie Borowski
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