454- Small Gold Mountain-Goat Head; Hollow with loop in back for
attaching to necklace
Gilan - Iran Achaemenid.
462- Gold Bull; Head turned. Rope halter shown.
Archeological-museum, Tehran 1272- Hamedan- Iran
455- Two Gold Lion-Head Appliqués; Openwork manes. Tiny loops on back for attaching.
451-Gold Cup of Situla with Gazelle Head; Rim of vessel ornamented with rows of very fine wire.
Hamedan-Iran Achaemenid Archeological museum Tehran 7815
452--Gold Whetstone Handle; In the form of a gazelle head
Hamedan, Achaemenid. Archeological museum Tehran 7749 - Iran
450- Silver openwork Dish; Five lotus flowers in center and a bud on each of the twelve ledges, between holes remaining in place of pointed oval repousse bosses. Floral elements show unusual Stylization. Touched With flit Back shows repousse
458- Lion Protoma of Egyptian Blue; Fire-Blackened. Inlay holes for triangular toenails, two upper and two lower fangs, and three upper and three lower jaw sections
447- Silver Handle; In the shape of young bull. Under the folded forelegs is a flat plate with two holes for attachment to vessel. Engraved design on hip and small wings on shoulder
Archeological-Museum 7949 Tehran-Iran - Achaemenid
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