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Pendant in the Shape of a Stag

Type
Pendant: stag
Historical period(s)
Iron Age I, ca. 1000 BCE
Medium
Copper alloy
Dimension(s)
10.2 x 7.0 x 6.6 cm
Geography
Iran, Southwest Caspian
Credit Line
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1986.498

To 1960
Elie Borowski, New York. [1]

From 1960 to 1966
Joseph H. Hirshhorn (1899-1981), purchased from Elie Borowski, New York. [2]

From 1966 to 1986
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn. [3]

From 1986
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, transferred from Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. [4]

Notes:

[1] Purchased by Joseph H. Hirshhorn from Elie Borowski, New York in 1960.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See document from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, object file, Collections Management Office.

[4] See object file, Collections Management Office.

Former owner
Joseph H. Hirshhorn
Elie Borowski
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Metalwork
Keyword(s)
casting, Iran, Iron Age I (ca. 1450 - 1250 BCE)
Collection(s) Area
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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