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Chest Fragment

Ornament

Object Number:53-31-2C
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.

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