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Object Number:30-38-3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Luristan Province
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Antelope?
Length: 20.5 cm
Width: 1.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Arthur Upham Pope, 1930

Description

Head of an Antelope (?) with long ears and curved horns; Stylized round snout; Perhaps head of a fabulous snake? Two Ligatures on stem

Legrain publication: "Bronze pin head in form of a stylized antelope's head with long ears, curved horns, and a long round snout. Two triple bands round the shaft. 205 x 15 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. 14/ Pl. IV, 18View 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. IV, fig. 18View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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