Votive plaque with man praying

Near Eastern, Iranian
Iron Age
8th century B.C.


Place of Origin: Northwestern Iran

Dimensions

3.5 x 4.2 cm (1 3/8 x 1 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 3.5 cm x 4.2 cm

Accession Number

1989.149

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Silver votive plaque incised with a standing, bearded man, holding out his hands as if in supplication to a god. Two suspension holes at the top.

Provenance

Purchased from Isaak Sakhaei, Apr 26 1989.
(Accession date: May 22, 1989)

Credit Line

Curator's Fund