Decorated bronze cup
Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan
10th–9th century B.C.
Object Place: Luristan
Overall: 6.3 x 9 cm (2 1/2 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Spherical cup; low foot; hollow handle riveted to rim and base. Decoration repousse with potted palmettes. Above and below guilloche frieze.
Said to be from Luristan. By 1962, with E. Mahboubian, New York; 1960, purchased by the MFA from Mahboubian.
(Accession date: May 9, 1962)
Seth K. Sweetser Fund