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Pole Top

Macehead

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Object Number:33-22-115
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iran
Tepe Hissar
Archaeology Area: Tepe Hissar, CH 65 X 1, Plot record #2
Locus: Period III C
Period: Hissar IIIc
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Copper (uncertain)
Iconography:Gazelle
Star
Height: 3.2 cm
Length: 3.4 cm
Width: 2.4 cm
Credit Line:Persian Expedition; Erich Schmidt, 1933
Other Number:H3578 - Field No SF

Description

Gazelle standing on pole, the top of which ends in a 6-pointed star. The cylindrical pole itself is encircled by a band slightly above its middle. Expanding base.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exploring Iran: The Photography of Erich F. Schmidt, 1930-1940 (02 Oct 2007 - 09 Dec 2007) View Objects in Exhibition
Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006) View Objects in Exhibition

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