Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Vessel

Period:
Proto-Elamite
Date:
ca. 3000 B.C.
Geography:
Southwestern Iran
Culture:
Proto-Elamite
Medium:
Alabaster
Dimensions:
4.37 x 4.53 x 7.17 in. (11.1 x 11.51 x 18.21 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Vessels
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1964
Accession Number:
64.61
Not on view
[By 1933, Maurice Nahman, Cairo]; [1933, on consignement to Joseph Brummer from Maurice Nahma]; [from 1935, Joseph Brummer]; [purchased by Edward Gans at auction sale of the Estate of the late Joseph Brummer, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, May 11-14, 1949, no. 32]; acquired by the Museum in 1964, purchased from Charles L. Morley, Saint Moritz, Switzerland.

"Animal Art from the Ancient Near East," Queens College, City University of New York, November–December 1968.

Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc. 1949. Part Two of the Notable Art Collection belonging to the Estate of the late Joseph Brummer. Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, May 11-14, 1949, lot 32, pp. 6-7.

Schlossman, Betty. 1968. Animal Art from the Ancient Near East, exh. cat. Flushing, New York: Queens College, no. 40.
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