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Bracelet

Object Number:30-38-25
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Luristan Province
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Length: 9 cm
Width: 6.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Arthur Upham Pope, 1930

Description

White bronze (?) or iron. Ends spreading in two stylized lions' heads with heavy mane (11 or 12 rings), each.

Legrain publication: "Bracelet of white bronze - speculum - rich in tin. Each end spreads in two stylized lion's heads, with heavy mane made of twelve rings. Diameter 85/62 mm. Width 12/24 mm."

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Legrain, Leon. 1934. Luristan Bronzes in the university museum.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 16/ Pl. X, 38View 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. X, fig. 38View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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