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Date:
late 4th–early 3rd millennium B.C.
Geography:
Southwestern Iran
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
3.39 in. (8.61 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. F. Riyahi, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.389.2
Not on view
Between 1943 and the early 1960s, purchased by Professor Hans and Marie-Louise Erlenmeyer; until 1997, Erlenmeyer collection, Switzerland; [sale of Antiquities including Western Asiatic Antiquities and Cylinder Seals from the Erlenmeyer collection, Sotheby’s, London, June 12, 1997, no. 175]; acquired by the Museum in 1997, gift of F. Riyahi, London.
Sotheby's. 1997. Antiquities including Western Asiatic Antiquities and Cylinder Seals from the Erlenmeyer collection (Part II). 12 June 1997, London, lot 175.
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