Feb 18, 2009
Feb 18, 2009

Feline-Handled Incense Burner

Feline-Handled Incense Burner

c. AD 100

Bronze, cast

Overall: 11.6 x 30 cm (4 9/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1961.32


The Parthians were a world power rivaling the Romans from 100 BC until about AD 200. They were succeeded in Iran by the Sasanians.

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