Persian. <em>Fragment of Overlay, 1 of 5</em>, 8th-7th century B.C.E. Gold, 1 3/8 x 13/16 in. (3.5 x 2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alastair Bradley Martin, 70.142.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.70.142.4_print_bw.jpg)

Fragment of Overlay, 1 of 5


Medium: Gold

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:8th-7th century B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 3/8 x 13/16 in. (3.5 x 2 cm)


Accession Number: 70.142.4

Image: CUR.70.142.4_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Gold fragment with a chased design representing a bird’s wing, leg and claws in which he clutches a furry animal. Condition: Bent. Split at junction of wing feathers.

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