Unidentified Luristan maker
Near East


about 800 BCE


Overall: 1 5/16 × 1 13/16 × 3/8 in. (3.3 × 4.6 × 1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Class of 1962



Place Made: Iran, West Asia, Asia


1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name


Research Area

Near East

Not on view

Course History

REL 81, Dickinson Distinguished Scholar Seminar: Orientalism and the Origins of Religion, Susannah Heschel, Fall 2012

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 6, Carolyn Swan, Class of 2002, Classical Coin Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 18-July 21, 2002.


Harmer and Rooke Numismatists, Ltd, 1980; Virginia Williamson, 1980-1990; given to present collection, 1990.

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