Phiale with inscription

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Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Freer Gallery 21a: Feast Your Eyes: A Taste for Luxury in Ancient Iran
499-400 BCE
Period
Achaemenid period
Accession Number
F1974.30
Topic
Achaemenid period (ca. 550 - 331 BCE)
Iran
Ancient Near Eastern Art
repousse
engraving
chasing
hammering
WWII-era provenance
Origin
Iran
Medium
Silver
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 4.8 x 29.5 cm (1 7/8 x 11 5/8 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Metalwork
Vessel