Furniture element

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Assyrian
Neo-Assyrian Period
10th–9th century B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H: 5.3 cm W: 1.9 cm x D: .8 cm

Accession Number

1990.247

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Furniture element in the form of a bird-headed apkallu (antediluvian sage).

Provenance

By 1990: with Emmanuel Tiliakos; 1990: purchased by the MFA from Mr. Tiliakos, 23 May 1990.

Credit Line

Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund