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Gold appliques in the form of a recumbent animal

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Recumbent animal facing left. From large silver bowl with gold appliques in Teheran Museum.

Provenance

Said to be from Ziwiyeh. By 1966: with Nasli Heeramaneck, New York; 1966, purchased by the MFA from Heeramanek. (Accession date: June 1, 1966.) (Accession date: June 1, 1966)

Credit Line

Gift of Nasli Heeramaneck

Near Eastern, Iranian, Iron Age, 7th century B.C.

Findspot

Ziwiyeh, Iran

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: length approximately 2.5 cm

Accession Number

66.390

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Appliqué