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Adze

Object Number:30-38-56
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Luristan Province
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Length: 14.3 cm
Width: 14.3 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Arthur Upham Pope, 1930

Description

Bronze. Passing lion in the round on the back of the socket.

Legrain publication: "Bronze adze, with a remarkable long socket adorned more than reinforced by a lion passant in the round."

Bibliography:

[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1934. Luristan Bronzes in the university museum.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 17/ Pl. XIII, 45View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] 1934. "Catalogue". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. Volume Supplement. no. 1934. pg. 12-20 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. XIII, fig. 45View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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