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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1000-750 BCE
  • Geography

    Azerbaijan, Iran
  • Material

  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 28.6 x 38.3 x 12.8 cm (11 1/4 x 15 1/16 x 5 1/16 in)
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Object Details

  • Provenance

    To ?
    Farhadi and Anavian Co., New York. [1]
    To 1987
    Dr. Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987), New York. [2]
    From 1987
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, New York. [3]
    [1] According to object file notes the piece was probably in the collection of Farhadi and Anavian (inventory number 319) before entering Dr. Arthur M. Sackler’s collection. See object file notes dated 1/5/1985, Collections Management Office.
    [2] See object file.
    [3] See note 2. Pursuant to the agreement between Dr. Arthur M. Sackler and the Smithsonian Institution, dated July 28, 1982, legal title of the donated objects was transferred to the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery on September 11, 1987.
  • Collection

    Arthur M. Sackler Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Farhadi and Anavian Co.
    Dr. Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987)
  • Origin

    Azerbaijan, Iran
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
  • Type

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