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Bronze amulet

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Luristan bronze amulet. Styled as two heads of an animal, (possibly a dog?) with a suspension ring in between.

Provenance

From Luristan. (Accession date: November 12, 1959)

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund

Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan, Iron Age, 900–700 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x width: 8 x 8.5 cm (3 1/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.745

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets