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Bracelet with lion mask terminals

Period:
Iron Age III
Date:
ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran, probably from Luristan
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam. 6.1 cm x D. 1.7 cm
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.97.3
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1930, purchased from R. Y. Mottahedeh & Sons, Inc., New York.

“Grand Reserves: Hidden Treasures from Fifteen New York Museums.” The New York Cultural Center, New York, October 24, 1974–December 8, 1974.

The New York Cultural Center. 1974. exh. cat. Grand Reserves: Hidden Treasure from Fifteen New York Museums. New York: Sotheby's Parke Bernet Inc., no. 98.

Muscarella, Oscar W. 1988. Bronze and Iron: Ancient Near Eastern Artifacts in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 170, no. 270.
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