Finial with two rampant lions with attenuated bodies

Details

  • Title

    Finial with two rampant lions with attenuated bodies

  • Associated place

    Luristan (find spot)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    copper alloy, cast

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    5 cm (width)
    13 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Mr James Bomford, 1965.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1965.788

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Further reading

Moorey, P. R. S., Catalogue of the Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1971), 171, p.152, pl.33

Collins, Paul, Mountains and Lowlands Ancient Iran and Mesopotamia (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2016), p.131, illus. p.131

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