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Footed bowl

Period:
Sasanian
Date:
ca. 6th century A.D.
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Sasanian
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
4.41 in. (11.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Vessels-Inscribed
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.46
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 405
Acquired by the Museum in 1962, purchased from Habib Anavian, New York.
Wilkinson, Charles K. 1962. "Near Eastern Art". The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 21 (2), Ninety-Second Annual Report of The Trustees for The Fiscal Year 1961-1962 (Oct., 1962), p. 84.

Harper, Prudence O. 1971. "Sources of Certain Female Representations in Sasanian Art." La Persia nel Medioevo, Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei. Roma, pp. 510-511, pl. V, fig. 1.
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