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Whetstone handle

Period:
Iron Age
Date:
1st millennium B.C.
Geography:
Iran, probably from Luristan
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
3.07 x 4.21 in. (7.8 x 10.69 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Implements
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.102.10
Not on view
By 1959, Ernest Erickson, New York (until d. 1983); 1983-1988, Ernest Erickson Foundation; 1959-1988, on loan to the Museum; acquired by the Museum in 1988, gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, New York.
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