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Object Number:37-11-204
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Rayy
Site Name/Number: Rayy
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 Number:RH 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 - 04 Apr 2016) View Objects in Exhibition
Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

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