Female figurine

Historical period(s)
Iron Age I - II, ca. 1400-800 BCE
Medium
Ceramic
Dimensions
H x W x D: 22.2 x 8.5 x 5 cm (8 3/4 x 3 3/8 x 1 15/16 in)
Geography
Northern Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number
S1986.502
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Figurine

Keywords
Iran, Iron Age I (ca. 1450 - 1250 BCE), Iron Age II (ca. 1250 - 800 BCE), woman, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1962
World Antiquities, New York. [1]

From 1962 to 1966
Joseph H. Hirshhorn (1899-1981), purchased from World Antiquities, New York. [2]

From 1966 to 1986
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn. [3]

From 1986
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, transferred from Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC [4]

Notes:

[1] See document from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, object file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1.

[4] See note 1. See also object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Joseph H. Hirshhorn

Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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