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Horse Gear

Bell

Object Number:30-38-36
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Luristan Province
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Height: 7 cm
Length: 6 cm
Width: 6 cm
Outside Diameter:6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Arthur Upham Pope, 1930

Description

Bronze bell with ball inside. Open work. Sphere of four circles crossing at the poles. Each of the semicircular bands is incised with two lines. Suspension ring.

Legrain publication: "Bronze bell with loose ball inside, and a ring above. It is an open work sphere. Each of the eight ribs incised with two lines. 68 x 63 mm."

Bibliography:

[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1934. Luristan Bronzes in the university museum.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 19/ Pl. XXII, 60View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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