University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-221-297
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Persian
Provenience: Persia
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number1550 - Other Number
297 - Sommerville Amulet/Talisman Number

Description

Circular pendant with square at top which is perforated. Script on both sides. Dark brown patina.


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. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 16, Fig. 1550View Objects cited in this Publication

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