Cup with lions and trees

Historical period(s)
1st millenium BCE
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 6.7 x 10.1 cm (2 5/8 x 4 in)
Geography
Western Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.147
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Cup

Keywords
chasing, hammering, Iran, lion, repousse, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Published References
  • Massoume Price. Ancient Iran. Culture of Iran Youth Series, 1st Edition. .
Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum