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Title: Roundel with head of a "hero" surrounded by caprids
Period: Middle Elamite
Date: ca. 14th–13th century BCE
Geography: Southwestern Iran
Medium: Bitumen, gold and silver foil
Dimensions: Diam. 9.2 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Norbert Schimmel Trust, 1989
Accession Number: 1989.281.24
“Origin and Influence, Cultural Contacts: Egypt, the Ancient Near East and the Classical World,” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, December 18, 1970–April 23, 1971.
“Ancient Art: the Norbert Schimmel Collection,” Cleveland Museum of Art, Dallas Museum of Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Israel Museum, Novembe 13, 1974–December 12, 1977.
“Von Troja bis Amarna,” Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Archäologische Staatssammlung, Munich, Germany, 1978–1979.
“Ancient Art: Gifts from the Norbert Schimmel Collection to the Metropolitan Museum of Art,” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, June 4, 1991–September 15, 1991.
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