Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan (?)
Height: 6.6 cm (2 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large, oval, and perforated bead; agate, polished; swirls of bluish gray, white, and red.
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.
Maria Antoinette Evans Fund