Votive plaque

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian
Achaemenid
550–331 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.29

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Silver plaque; incised with a worshipper standing before several divine symbols. Suspension loop at top.

Provenance

By 1985: Eshagh Sakhaei, Brighton, MA; 1985: purchased by the MFA from Mr. Sakhaei, 27 February 1985.
(Accession date: February 27, 1985)

Credit Line

Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund