Buckle, 2nd or 3rd century CE

  • Iranian

Bronze, cast chased

  • Framed: Overall: 2 × 2 1/2 × 5/8 inches (5.1 × 6.4 × 1.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase with funds from Dr. and Mrs. Reginald Harnett, Mrs. Quentin P. Hamilton and Family, and the Antiquaries Fund

1993.93

Department

Ancient Near Eastern Art

  • Parthian
  • Bronze
  • Figures (representations)
  • Man
  • Woman
  • Chased
  • Buckle
  • Casting
  • Embracing

Provenance

(Said Motamed, Frankfurt, Germany); 1993-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Iranian, Buckle, 2nd or 3rd century CE, bronze, cast chased. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase with funds from Dr. and Mrs. Reginald Harnett, Mrs. Quentin P. Hamilton and Family, and the Antiquaries Fund, 1993.93.