Bracelet

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Assyrian
Late Assyrian?
900–600 B.C.


Findspot: Syria, Tell Fakhariyah, trench driven N. from entrance to IA palace, Sounding IX

Dimensions

Width x Diameter: 1.4 x 8.6 cm (9/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.111

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Red stone bracelet; finely cut and polished; inside convex; exterior with doubly concave profile and underrib.

Provenance

Findspot Information: Soundings at Tell Fakhariyah. From trench driven northward from entrance to Iron Age palace (Sounding IX). (p. 47, F552; pl. 46:26) / [Exped. date:] 1940.

Credit Line

Gift of the Marriner Memorial Syrian Expedition