Shaft-hole ax head with zoomorphic decoration

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Historical period(s)
Late Bronze Age, 2400-1350 BCE
Medium
Copper alloy; cast
Dimensions
H x W x D: 15.8 x 7.6 x 2.6 cm (6 1/4 x 3 x 1 in)
Geography
Western Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.963
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Tool and Equipment
Type

Axe

Keywords
casting, Iran, Late Bronze Age (ca. 1600 - 1200 BCE), lion, 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