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Chest Fragment

Ornament

Object Number:53-31-2A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Ziwiyeh
Date Made: 9th century BCE
Early Date: 899
Late Date: 800
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Gold
Credit Line:Purchased from K. Rabenou, 1953

Description

Three joining pieces: part of cover of cedar box. Horned animals in area bounded by twisted locked horns of cat-like masks. Attachment holes at top of b and bottom of c.

Bibliography:

[Article] Dyson, Robert H. 1957. "Iran, 1956". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 21. no. 1. pg. 27-39 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 34, fig. 25View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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