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Half-lobed bowl

Period:
Sasanian
Date:
ca. 6th century A.D.
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Sasanian
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
2.05 x 5.2 x 7.87 in. (5.21 x 13.21 x 19.99 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.73
Not on view
[By 1990, with Aaron Gallery, London]; acquired by the Museum in 1991, purchased from Aaron Gallery, London.

“Les Perses Sassanides: Fastes D’Un Empire Oublié, 224-642,” Musée Cernuschi, Paris, September 15, 2006–December 30, 2006.

“Glass, Gilding, and Grand Design: Art of Sasanian Iran (224-642),” Asia Society, New York, February 14, 2007–May 20, 2007.

Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 121 (Jul. 1,1990 - Jun. 30, 1991), pp. 16-17.

Harper, Prudence O. 2006. “Coupe Polyobée à Anneau de Suspension.” In Les Perses Sassanides: Fastes D’un Empire Oublié, 224-642, exh. cat. edited by Franҫoise Demange. Paris: Paris Musées, no. 66, p. 124.
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