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Plate

Period:
Sasanian
Date:
ca. A.D. 310–79
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Sasanian
Medium:
Silver, partly gilt
Dimensions:
Height: 1.9 inches (4.8 cm) Diameter: 9.13 inches (23.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Vessels-Inscribed
Credit Line:
Cora Timken Burnett Collection of Persian Miniatures and Other Persian Art Objects, Bequest of Cora Timken Burnett, 1956
Accession Number:
57.51.19
Not on view
By 1940, Cora Timken Burnett Collection of Persian Miniatures and Other Persian Art Objects; acquired by the Museum in 1956 (accessioned in 1957), bequest of Cora Timken Burnett.

"Six Thousand Years of Persian Art," American Institute of Iranian Art and Archaeology, New York, April 24–July 1, 1940.

Ackerman, Phyllis. 1940. Guide to the Exhibition of Persian Art, exh. cat. New York: The American Institute of Iranian Art and Archaeology, p. 327, no. 40.

Frye, Richard N. 1963. The Heritage of Persia. London: Mazda Publishers, pl. 64.

Brunner, C.J. 1974. “Middle Persian Inscriptions on Sasanian Silverware.” Metropolitan Museum Journal 9, pp. 116-117, fig. 5.
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