Gold appliques in the form of a recumbent animal

Near Eastern, Iranian
Iron Age
7th century B.C.


Findspot: Iran, Ziwiyeh

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: length approximately 2.5 cm

Accession Number

66.390

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Appliqué

Recumbent animal facing left. From large silver bowl with gold appliques in Teheran Museum.

Provenance

Said to be from Ziwiyeh. By 1966: with Nasli Heeramaneck, New York; 1966, purchased by the MFA from Heeramanek. (Accession date: June 1, 1966.)
(Accession date: June 1, 1966)

Credit Line

Gift of Nasli Heeramaneck