Finial with anthropomorphic tube flanked by rampant animals

On display


  • Title

    Finial with anthropomorphic tube flanked by rampant animals

  • Associated place

    Luristan (find spot)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    copper alloy, cast

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    7 cm (width)
    38 cm (length)
    finial 18.8 cm (height)
    support 19 cm (height)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1931.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 19 | Ancient Near East
  • Museum department


  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Moorey, P. R. S., Catalogue of the Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1971), 177, p.156, pl.34

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