Plaque Fragments

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Historical period(s)
Iron Age I - II, ca. 1200-900 BCE
Medium
Silver
Dimensions
H x W: 12.9 x 8.5 cm (5 1/16 x 3 3/8 in)
Geography
Northwest Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.120a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork
Type

Plaque

Keywords
chasing, gazelle, hammering, Iran, Iron Age I (ca. 1450 - 1250 BCE), Iron Age II (ca. 1250 - 800 BCE), man, repousse, vulture, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Published References
  • et al. Asian Art in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery: The Inaugural Gift. Washington, 1987. cat. 8, p. 34.
  • The Memorial Volume of the 5th International Congress of Iranian Art and Archaeology: Tehran, Isfahan, Shiraz, 11th-18th April 1968. 2 vols., Teheran. pp. 163-82.
  • Animal Style Art from East to West. Exh. cat. New York. cat. 6, p. 23, 51-52.
  • Der Alter Orient. vol. 14 Berlin. cat. 308, pp. 392-93.
  • Trudy S. Kawami John Olbrantz. Breath of Heaven, Breath of Earth: Ancient Near Eastern Art from American Collections. Exh. cat. Seattle, Washington. cat. 38, p. 140.
Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum