High-footed bowl with interior medallion

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Historical period(s)
Sasanian period, 500-600
Medium
Silver and niello
Dimensions
H x W x D: 10.2 x 18 x 18 cm (4 x 7 1/16 x 7 1/16 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.106
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 21: Feast Your Eyes: A Taste for Luxury in Ancient Iran
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
carving, chasing, hammering, Iran, niello, peahen, Sasanian period (ca. 224 - 651), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum