Amulet with griffon protomes

Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan
Iron Age
1100–900 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x length: 2.5 x 4.5 cm (1 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.434

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Bronze amulet with addorsed griffon protomes.

Provenance

Said to be from Luristan. 1978, gift of Richard R. Wagner (b. 1907 - d. 2002), West Barnstable, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 15, 1978)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner