Exhibitions/ Art Object

Wall decoration

Period:
Sasanian
Date:
ca. 6th century A.D.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, Ctesiphon
Culture:
Sasanian
Medium:
Stucco
Dimensions:
2.62 x 5.5 in. (6.65 x 13.97 cm)
Classification:
Stucco-Reliefs
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.150.28
Not on view
1931–32, excavated by the Joint Expedition of the Staatliche Museen of Berlin and the Metropolitan Museum of Art; acquired by the Museum in 1932, ceded in the division of finds.
Kühnel, Ernst. 1933. Die Ausgrabungen der zweiten Ktesiphon-Expedition. Berlin: Staatliche Museen, pl. 36.

Kröger, Jens. 1982. Sasanidischer Stuckdekor. Baghdader Forschungen Band 5. Mainz: Philip von Zabern, pp. 113-117, no. 167, pl. 47/3.
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