Sixteen repoussé plaques
Near Eastern, Anatolian, Lydian
about 520 B.C.
Diameter: 20 mm.
Medium or Technique
Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)
Sixteen repoussé plaques, each with a winged divinity. They are bearded and polos crowned, with double sets of curling wings and feathery tails. Each deity seems to hold a ovoid bag in each hand. Crescent (line) below and border of dots around.
1970: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, May 13, 1970
Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.