Ewer decorated with female figures

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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
6th-7th century
Period
Sasanian period
Accession Number
S1987.118a-b
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Topic
bird
peacock
flower
child
fruit
woman
Sasanian period (ca. 224 - 651)
Iran
Ancient Near Eastern Art
gilding
repousse
chasing
hammering
WWII-era provenance
Origin
Iran
Medium
Silver and gilt
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 32.5 x 15.2 x 12.3 cm (12 13/16 x 6 x 4 13/16 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Type
Metalwork
Vessel