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Hollow rod

Kassite
7th–4th century B.C.


Object Place: Luristan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .188

Accession Number

30.593

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Hollow rod, made from overlapping strip. Reddish bronze, patches of green patina.

Provenance

From Luristan, 1930: purchased by the MFA through Mr. Upham Pope.*
(Accession date: August 7, 1930)

*Ninety-five objects, numbered 30.544-30.637 were purchased as a group for $15,000, plus a $2250 commission.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund