Spouted vessel with lion protome

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Topic
lion
Parthian period (247 BCE - 224 CE)
Iran
Ancient Near Eastern Art
gilding
chasing
hammering
WWII-era provenance
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Medium
Silver and gilt
Dimensions
H x W x D: 25.8 x 26.9 x 17.5 cm (10 3/16 x 10 9/16 x 6 7/8 in)
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View
Freer Gallery 21a: Feast Your Eyes: A Taste for Luxury in Ancient Iran
Origin
Iran
1st century BCE-1st century CE
Period
Parthian period
Type
Metalwork
Vessel
Accession Number
S1987.130