University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-221-293
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Persian
Provenience: Persia
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Tin
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:293 - Sommerville Amulet/Talisman Number

Description

Amulet. Silver. Symbols on face. Reverse side has four lines of parallel script.


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.. Philadelphia. Department of Archaeology and Paleontology. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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