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  • Axe Head · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    4 Previous Next Additional Views Explore Object Creative Commons License Axe Head Provenance Credit Provenance Henry Walters Baltimore by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Iranian Artist Period ca 1000 BC Medium cast and incised bronze Metal Accession

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/2693/axe-head/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Barrel-Shaped Cylinder Seal · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    this piece was probably imported as a bead from outside Mesopotamia and later carved into a seal It attests to the growing trade networks connecting Mesopotamia with central Asia and India Provenance Sadie Jones Mrs Henry Walters New York date and mode of acquisition unknown Sale Joseph Brummer New York 1941 Walters Art Museum 1941 by purchase Inscriptions Inscription From cdli seal 1 a hu ni 2 dumu i si

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/16794/barrel-shaped-cylinder-seal/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Beaked Jug · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    the head of the bird curving back towards its tail The imaginative shape is typical of Iranian ceramics of this period Conservation Date Description Narrative 2 27 1957 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions In Search of Ancient Treasure 40 Years of Collecting The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1978 Provenance E Hollis Hopkins Baltimore Walters Art Museum 1957 by purchase Credit Museum purchase 1957 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/25946/beaked-jug/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Bear Chain-Holder · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    30 2 Previous Next Explore Object Creative Commons License Bear Chain Holder Description Exhibitions Provenance Credit Description This golden bear its paws grasping an open tube probably served as a chain holder The abstract pattern of openwork on the animal s sides is a distinctive feature of Sarmatian goldwork Competing with the jewelry of Achaemenid Iran at the southeastern edge of Sarmatian territory which incorporated extensive inlays and enamel the Sarmatians included the perforations and sockets that served as settings for such embellishments without actually adding the inlays The resulting holes and punches reflect the anatomy and musculature of the bear Exhibitions Russian Art Icons and Decorative Arts from the Origin to the Twentieth Century The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1959 1960 Bedazzled 5 000 Years of Jewelry from the Walters Art Museum Frist Center for the Visual Arts Nashville The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Sarasota The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2006 2009 Bedazzled 5 000 Years of Jewelry El Paso Museum of Art El Paso 2010 Provenance Walters Art Museum 1954 by purchase Credit Museum purchase 1954 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/12891/bear-chain-holder-2/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Bearded Figurine with Necklace · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Bearded Figurine with Necklace Conservation Provenance Credit Conservation Date Description Narrative 9 07 1977 Treatment other Provenance Sale Sotheby s November 20th 21st 1975 no 42 Walters Art Museum 1975 by purchase Credit Museum purchase 1975 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Syrian Artist Period 2400 2000 BC Medium terracotta

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/28886/bearded-figurine-with-necklace/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Bird · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    gods Pendants worn on the body served as talismans to ward off evil and to increase the wearer s power Animals had a special meaning and some were directly linked to a deity Conservation Date Description Narrative 2 16 1979 Examination examined for condition Exhibitions Jewelry Ancient to Modern The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1979 1980 Provenance Sale Sotheby and Co London November 26 1968 lot 20 Walters Art Museum

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/9396/bird/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Bird · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Pendants worn on the body served as talismans to ward off evil and to increase the wearer s power Each of the animals here had a special meaning and some were directly linked to a deity Conservation Date Description Narrative 2 16 1979 Examination examined for condition Exhibitions Jewelry Ancient to Modern The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1979 1980 Provenance Sale Sotheby and Co London November 26 1968 lot 20

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/12306/bird-2/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Bottle · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    repaired coated loss compensation 12 12 1966 Treatment cleaned 1 24 1972 Treatment cleaned 12 12 1975 Examination technical study 2 04 1976 Treatment other Provenance Said to have been found in region of Daylaman N W Persia K Rabenou Inc New York date and mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 1963 by purchase Credit Museum purchase 1963 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/8037/bottle-2/ (2016-02-18)
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