University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 37-11-204
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iran
Rayy
Archaeology Area: I 12, Pit 6, #37, d. 10.50; D. top 43.85
Date Made: Islamic II
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bone
Technique:Engraved
Iconography:Human Face
Credit Line:The Boston Museum of Fine Arts / University Museum Expedition to Rayy; Erich F. Schmidt, 1937
Other NumberRH 4478 - Field No SF
Draw. bo 14 - Other Number

Description

Bone. Rectangular, slightly tapering rounded end. Upper end decorated with highly conventionalilized human face formed of engraved circles and dots; 2 pierced holes on each side of upper end. "Ratzan". Shuttle doll.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Islamic Gallery (1977)View Objects in Exhibition

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn