Historical period(s)
Sasanian period, ca. 225-650
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x Diam: 20.3 x 10.2 cm (8 x 4 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Cynthia Helms
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2003.7
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 21: Feast Your Eyes: A Taste for Luxury in Ancient Iran
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
casting, Iran, Sasanian period (ca. 224 - 651), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From prior to 1973 to 2003
Cynthia Helms, Washington, DC, acquired prior to 1973 [1]

From 2003
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Cynthia Helms in 2003

Notes:

[1] According to Provenance Remark 1, Ann C. Gunter, September 22, 2003, in the object record.

Previous Owner(s)

Cynthia Helms

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