Footed Cup with Water Birds, 1600 - 1400 BCE

  • Iranian

Ceramic

  • Framed: Overall: 6 7/8 × 5 1/4 × 4 1/2 inches (17.5 × 13.3 × 11.4 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

30.448

On View

  • Ancient Middle East Gallery

Department

Ancient Near Eastern Art

  • Terracotta
  • Ceramic
  • Cup
  • Iranian
  • Iran
  • Birds

Provenance

(Arthur Upham Pope); 1930-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Reproduced in Pope: "An Introduction to Persian Art" London 1930, pl. 22 Bulletin of the DIA 12, no. 7 (April 1931). Survey of Persian Art, I, p. 190; pl. 7A. Exhibition of Persian Art. Exh cat., Iranian Institute. New York, 1940, p. 512.

Rights Status

Iranian, Footed Cup with Water Birds, 1600 - 1400 BCE, ceramic. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 30.448.