Mr. and Mrs. James S. Moose, Jr., purchased in Iran in the 1930s. 
Duncan M. Whittome, by gift or inheritance from his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James S. Moose, Jr. 
Duncan M. Whittome, Revocable Trust. 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Duncan M. Whittome, Revocable Trust. 
 Purchased in Iran by the parents of Duncan Whittome, Mr. and Mrs. James S. Moose, Jr., while in the Foreign Service during the 1930s.
 See note 1.
 Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office.
 See note 3.
- Previous Owner(s)
Duncan M. Whittome
Ambassador and Mrs. James S. Moose Jr.
Duncan M. Whittome, Revocable Trust
Ellipsoid shaped stamp seal with lioness motif facing to the right. The lioness is suckling two small human figures. Pahlavi inscription from 9 o'clock to 4 o'clock.
Pavlavi inscription in field, above.
- Collection Area(s)
- Ancient Near Eastern Art
- Web Resources
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- Rights Statement
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