Bronze amulet

Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan
Iron Age
900–700 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width: 8 x 8.5 cm (3 1/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.745

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Luristan bronze amulet. Styled as two heads of an animal, (possibly a dog?) with a suspension ring in between.

Provenance

From Luristan.
(Accession date: November 12, 1959)

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund