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Steel gourd

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Provenance

By 1914, Hervey E. Wetzel (b. 1888 - d. 1918), Boston; 1919, gift Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey Wetzel, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 31, 1919)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel

Persian, Qajar, 19th century

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

H: 32 x W: 17 cm (12 5/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.635

Medium or Technique

Steel damascened with gold

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork