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Asian Art

Finial with Confronted Felines

8th–7th century B.C.E

Bronze

4 1/8 × 2 3/16 × 13/16 in. (10.5 × 5.5 × 2 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1952.52.40
Geography: 
Geography, probably Luristan (Lorestan), Iran
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, probably Luristan
Period: 
Iron Age
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York, to 1952; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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