Pin with floral head

Historical period(s)
Iron Age III, 850-650 BCE
H x W: 10.7 x 1 cm (4 3/16 x 3/8 in)
Western Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John B. Bunker in memory of Dr. Edith Porada
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Jewelry and Ornament, Metalwork


flower, Iran, Iron Age III (ca. 800 - 500 BCE)

To the late 1950s or 1960s
H. Khan Monif (died 1968), New York to the late 1950s or 1960s [1]

From the late 1950s or 1960s to 1996
Emma C. Bunker, purchased in New York City from H. Khan Monif in the late 1950s or 1960s [2]

From 1996
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Mr. John B. and Mrs. Emma C. Bunker, Wheatland, WY, in 1996


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

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

John B. Bunker and Emma C. Bunker
H. Kahn Monif died 1968

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