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Object Number:29-221-274
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Persia
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Tin
Brass (uncertain)
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:1583 - Sommerville Amulet/Talisman Number
274 - Sommerville Number

Description

Bronze, Persian talismanic ring, with two grotesque animals.


Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Manual Descriptive of a Collection of Talismans Engraved on Stones and Metals of Various Countries and Epochs, Illustrative of What Man has Worn for his Protection from Accident and Disease; Also, Ancient Gems, Babylonian Cylinders, Persian Seals, etc.. Philadelphia. Department of Archaeology and Paleontology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 20, Fig. 1583View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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