Plaque with dedicatory inscription and attachment of an extended hand holding a phiale/lamp

Historical period(s)
first half 1st century BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 22.3 × 14.4 × 21.5 cm (8 3/4 × 5 11/16 × 8 7/16 in)
Geography
Yemen, Wadi Bayhan
Credit Line
Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man (Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection)
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2013.2.88
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 27: A Glimpse of Ancient Yemen
Classification(s)
Metalwork
Type

Plaque

Keywords
casting, Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection, Yemen
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Caravan Kingdoms: Yemen and the Ancient Incense Trade. Exh. cat. Washington, 2005. pl. 12.
Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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