University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: Maurits N. van Loon

A Lion Bowl From Hasanlu

By: Maurits N. van Loon

From June to September, 1960, Robert H. Dyson, Jr. led the fifth campaign of excavations at Hasanlu, south of Lake Urmia in northwestern Iran. The campaign was a joint effort of the Iranian Archaeological Service, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, and the University Museum in Philadelphia. The campaign’s most valuable find was […]