Architectural material; Earthenware fragments of sculptures

Cigar box with torso of small animal and fragments of what appear to be of one or more larger animals. The material is a coarse earthenware or stucco with traces of red and possibly black color. Provenance not given.

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Medium
Earthenware or stucco
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Ernst Herzfeld
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-A-4a-y
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Sculpture
Type

Sculpture (fragment)

Keywords
earthenware, Iran
Provenance
Provenance research underway.
Description

Cigar box with torso of small animal and fragments of what appear to be of one or more larger animals. The material is a coarse earthenware or stucco with traces of red and possibly black color. Provenance not given.

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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