Plaque (fragment)

Historical period(s)
Iron Age I - II, 1200-900 BCE
Medium
Silver; repoussed, hammered, and chased
Dimensions
H x W: 16.5 x 13.1 cm (6 1/2 x 5 3/16 in)
Geography
Northwest Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1987.120b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork
Type

Plaque

Keywords
chasing, hammering, Iran, Iron Age I (ca. 1450 - 1250 BCE), Iron Age II (ca. 1250 - 800 BCE), man, repousse, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Animal Style Art from East to West. Exh. cat. New York. cat. 6, pp. 23, 51-52.
  • et al. Asian Art in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery: The Inaugural Gift. Washington, 1987. cat. 8, p. 34.
  • The Memorial Volume of the 5th International Congress of Iranian Art and Archaeology: Tehran, Isfahan, Shiraz, 11th-18th April 1968. 2 vols., Teheran. pp. 163-77.
  • Der Alter Orient. vol. 14 Berlin. cat. 308, pp. 392-93.
Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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