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Heartshaped gold ornament
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Heartshaped gold ornament

Heartshaped gold ornament

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 5.3 x 5 x 1 cm (2 1/16 x 1 15/16 x 3/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork, Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Iran
Topic:
boar, Parthian period (247 B.C.E. - 224 C.E.), Iran, gold, Ancient Near Eastern Art, repousse, chasing, beaded wire
Credit Line:
Purchase
Date:
2nd century B.C.E. - 2nd century C.E.
Period:
Parthian period
Accession Number:
F1961.22
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
Possibly excavated in Rudbar, Iran [1] To 1961 K. Rabenou, New York. [2] From 1961 Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from K. Rabenou, New York. [3] Notes: [1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record. [2] Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office. [3] See note 2.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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