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Ceremonial scoop

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Artist Unknown (Luristan)

Date

13th-5th century B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Ceremonial scoop, Artist Unknown (Luristan)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Bronze
Size: H.4-1/2 x W.4-1/4 x L.12 in.
Creation Place: Asia, Middle East, Persia (Iran), Luristan
Culture: Luristan, Asia, Middle East, Persia (Iran)
Style: 13th-5th century B.C.
Physical Description: Ceremonial scoop or shovel surmounted by two birds; green patina. Left corner broken off.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Katherine Kittredge McMillan Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 61.57.2
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009