Decorated silver ring

Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan
Late Bronze Age to Iron Age
1299–600 B.C.


Dimensions

Diameter: 2.6 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

1985.94

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Silver ring decorated with a stylized palm tree flanked on one side by bearded worshipper followed by a bull, and on the other side by a seated hound and a winged, human-headed bull.

Provenance

By 1985: Eshagh Sakhaei, Brighton, MA; 1985: purchased by the MFA from Mr. Sakhaei, 27 February 1985.
(Accession date: February 27, 1985)

Credit Line

Egyptian Curator's Fund