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0.1: Six boar-head roundels (formerly applied to S1987.133.1)

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Six boar-head roundels (formerly applied to S1987.133.1)

Type
Attachment
Historical period(s)
Sasanian period, ca. 200-650
Medium
Silver and gilding
Dimension(s)
Each roundel: H x Diam: 0.5 x 4 cm (3/16 x 1 9/16 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1987.133.2.1-6
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork
Keyword(s)
applique, boar, chasing, gilding, Iran, repousse, Sasanian period (ca. 224 - 651), WWII-era provenance
Collection(s) Area
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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