Vessel in the form of a quadruped

Historical period(s)
Parthian period, 250 BCE-225 CE
Medium
Clay
Dimensions
H x W x D: 15.8 x 9.8 x 13.7 cm (6 1/4 x 3 7/8 x 5 3/8 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Joan and Frank Mount
Accession Number
S1995.145
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Zoomorphic vessel

Keywords
Iran, Parthian period (247 BCE - 224 CE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1966
Galerie Israel, Tel Aviv, to 1966 [1]

From 1966 to 1995
Frank and Joan Mount, Alexandria, VA, purchased from Galerie Israel in 1966

From 1995
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Frank and Joan Mount in 1995

Notes:

[1] According to Provenance Remark 1 in the object record.

Previous Owner(s)

Galerie Israel
Frank and Joan Mount

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

Copyright with museum