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Founders Society Purchase, Cleo and Lester Gruber Fund
(Said Motamed, Frankfurt, Germany);
1993-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
James W. Allan, Nishapur: Metalwork of the Early Islamic Period, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, pp. 53, 100, 101, nos. 173-175.
Islamic, Iranian, Support in Form of Lion Protome, late 12th - early 13th century, Cast bronze. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Cleo and Lester Gruber Fund, 1993.3.1.