Bronze handle of a vessel

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian
Parthian
249 B.C.–A.D. 224


Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), no. 105.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 11.5 cm

Accession Number

67.636

Medium or Technique

Bronze

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Forepart of a panther.

Provenance

By 1967: with Paul Mallon, Paris; 1967: purchased by the MFA from Mr. Mallon.
(Accession date: May 10, 1967)

Credit Line

Mary S. and Edward Jackson Holmes Fund