Requires Photography

Funerary ornament

Near Eastern, Iranian
Iron Age
10th–9th century B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: Height 2 x Diameter 3 cm (13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.724

Medium or Technique

Gold

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

Asia, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Funerary ornaments from Northwestern Iran, Caspian coastal region.

Provenance

By 1959: with Dariush Broumand, New York, New York; 1959: purchased by the MFA from Mr. Broumand.
(Accession Date: November 17, 1959)

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund