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Breastplate fragment
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Breastplate fragment

Breastplate fragment

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9.3 x 18.1 x 0.5 cm (3 11/16 x 7 1/8 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Weapon and Armament, Metalwork
Origin:
Northwestern Iran
Topic:
tree, bull, Iron Age III (ca. 800 - 500 B.C.E.), griffin, Iran, gold, Ancient Near Eastern Art, repousse, chasing
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution
On View:
Sackler: Feast Your Eyes: A Taste for Luxury in Ancient Iran
Date:
ca. 800-500 B.C.E.
Period:
Iron Age III
Accession Number:
S1986.496
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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