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Daric with king

Period:
Achaemenid
Date:
ca. 4th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Achaemenid
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diam. 11/16 in.
Classification:
Metalwork-Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of Edmund Kerper, 1952
Accession Number:
52.127.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 406
Acquired by the Museum in 1952, gift of Edmund Kerper, Esq., Big Cove Tannery, PA.

“Gold.” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, April 14, 1973–September 9, 1973.

"Additions to the Collections: Ancient Near Eastern Art." Eighty-Third Annual Report of the Trustees for the Year 1952, The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 12 (1) (Summer 1953), p. 15.
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