- Museum number
Stone blinker ornament from a harness: a sole-shaped white stone blinker ornament with a lotus bud in high relief in the centre. It is stepped down at the edge with holes at regular intervals for fixing it to a background.
- Production date
Thickness: 1.00 - 3.10 centimetres
Height: 11.30 centimetres
Width: 7.90 centimetres (maximum)
- Curator's comments
J. J. Orchard, ‘Equestrian Bridle-Harness Ornaments’ (Ivories from Nimrud I, 2), (London, 1967), pl. XLIV, no. 202.
- On display (G55/dc10)
- Exhibition history
2008-2009 21 Sept-4 Jan, Boston, MFA, 'Art and Empire'
2007 2 Apr-30 Sept, Alicante, MARQ Museum, 'Art and Empire'
2006 1 Jul-7 Oct, Shanghai Museum, 'Art and Empire'
- Acquisition date
- Middle East
- BM/Big number
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Excavation/small finds number: ND.11200 (excavation number)