Luristan duck bracelet
Near Eastern, Iranian, Luristan
about 7th century B.C.
Diameter: 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Luristan bronze bracelet; open, twisted by bands of decoration, ends in the form of ducks looking backward. Greenish patina.
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