Apotropaic plaque with five lines of inscription invoking Sumhuram, two joined fragments, pierced for attachment

Historical period(s)
4th century
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 12.2 x 9.3 x 1.1 cm (4 13/16 x 3 11/16 x 7/16 in)
Geography
Oman, Dhofar
Credit Line
Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man (Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection)
Collection
Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection
Accession Number
S2013.2.380
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork
Type

Plaque

Keywords
apotropaic, casting, Oman, plaque, Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

American Foundation for the Study of Man founded 1949

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

Copyright with museum