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Two ibexes erect on either side of a palm tree; at the back a stylized bird with two heads and spread wings. S.L. 319.

Provenance

By 1901: Edward Perry Warren Collection; 1901: given to the MFA through contribution. (Accession date: Jan-01-1901)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian, Achaemenid, 550–331 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.019 Length:

Accession Number

01.7609

Medium or Technique

Chalcedony

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The Ancient World

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