Ivory pyxis lid
Near Eastern, Iranian
Findspot: Soldus Valley, West Azerbaijan, Hasanlu
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two fragments of an ivory pyxis lid, burnt to a shiny black. Decorated with guilloch and compass-described circles.
From West Azerbaijan, Soldus Valley, Hasanlu, level of the burned building. 1965, excavated by the Iran Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania; given to the MFA in exchange for a contribution September 10, 1975.
(Accession date: September 10, 1975)
Gift of the Iran Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania in exchange for contribution from the Egyptian Curator's Fund and Anonymous gift