Scabbard fitting with kneeling human figures

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    10th century BCE
  • Geography

  • Material

  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 19.3 x 10.3 x 2 cm (7 5/8 x 4 1/16 x 13/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Provenance

    To 1994
    The Estate of Blanchette Rockefeller, to 1994 [1]
    From 1994 to 1998
    Therese and Erwin Harris, Coconut Grove, FL, purchased at sale of the Blanchette Rockefeller Estate, Christie's, New York, June 2, 1994, lot no. 42 [2]
    From 1998
    Freer Gallery of Art, given by Therese and Erwin Harris in 1998
    [1] According to Curatorial Notes 4, Jenny F. So, March 3, 1998, in the object record.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Beyond the Legacy--Anniversary Acquisitions of the Freer Gallery of Art (October 11, 1998 to April 11, 1999)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Estate of Blanchette Rockefeller
    Therese and Erwin Harris
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift of Therese and Erwin Harris in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Freer Gallery of Art
  • Type

    Jewelry and Ornament
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