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Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 12.7 x 24.5 x 14 cm (5 x 9 5/8 x 5 1/2 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Southwest Caspian, Iran
Date:
ca. 1000 BCE
Period:
Iron Age I - II
Previous custodian or owner:
Joseph H. Hirshhorn
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Provenance:
To 1966
Joseph H. Hirshhorn (1899-1981). [1]
From 1966 to 1986
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn. [2]
From 1986
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, transferred from Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC [3]
Notes:
[1] See document from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, object file, Collections Management Office.
[2] See note 1.
[3] See note 1. See also object file, Collections Management Office.
Topic:
Iron Age I (ca. 1450 - 1250 BCE)  Search this
Iron Age II (ca. 1250 - 800 BCE)  Search this
scorpion  Search this
Iran  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
S1986.504
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye326f4dd63-344f-4ae0-a275-822c768766e6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1986.504