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Object Number:B10301
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Achaemenid
Provenience: Iran
Persepolis (uncertain)
Locus: said to be from the Persepolis stairway
Period: Achaemenid
Modern (uncertain)
Date Made: 600-479 BCE
Early Date: -600
Late Date: -479
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Stone
Iconography:Male Head
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:P265532 - CDLI Number

Description

Part of a black stone slab representing a bearded head

CBS Register: Part of a black stone slab representing bearded head. 3rd Campaign, presented by Hamdy Bey to Committee.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Biblical Timeline Exhibition (J.B. Pritchard) (1969) View Objects in Exhibition
Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition
The Golden Age of King Midas (13 Feb 2016 - 27 Nov 2016) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] 1897. "Collections and Publications". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. 1. no. No. 1. pg. 16-42 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: page 34View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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