Elliptical bowl

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Historical period(s)
Sasanian period, 225-650
Medium
Silver and gilt; hammered, chased, repousse, gilded
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7.3 x 27 x 12.8 cm (2 7/8 x 10 5/8 x 5 1/16 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.111
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
chasing, gilding, hammering, Iran, repousse, Sasanian period (ca. 224 - 651), tiger, 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