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Asian Art

Situla

10th–9th century B.C.E.

Bronze, conventional lion mask on foot

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1952.52.43
Culture: 
Iranian
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

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

Bibliography: 

Arthur Upham Pope and Dr. Phyllis Ackerman, Survey of Persian Art from Prehistoric Times to the Present, 6 vols. (London: Oxford University Press, 1938), 284, vol. 1; vol. 4, pl. 70A.

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