Seal with impression

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

  • Material

  • Dimension

    H x W x D (overall): 2.1 x 2.2 x 3.2 cm (13/16 x 7/8 x 1 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Previous custodian or owner

  • Provenance

    From 1943-45 to 1981
    Private collection, purchased from an antique dealer in Tehran, Iran between 1943 and 1945. [1]
    From 1981
    Freer Gallery of art, gift of an anonymous donor. [2]
    [1] According to donor, it was purchased in 1943-45 from an antique dealer in Tehran.
    [2] See object record.
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Anonymous gift
  • Type

    Tool and Equipment
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