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Winged male bust flanked by star and crescent.

Provenance

By 1965: with Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems, Mrs. Horace L. Mayer. 1965 given to the MFA by Mrs. Bates, Mrs. Weems, Mrs. Mayer, 10 November 1965. (Accession date: November 10, 1965)

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund and Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates, Mrs. F. Carrington Weems and Horace L. Mayer

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian, Sasanian, A.D. 226–651

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Bezel 15 x 12.5; Ring 19.5 x 17 x 15.5 h mm.

Accession Number

65.1627

Medium or Technique

Crystal

Collections

The Ancient World

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