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English: Bust of the Sasanian king Shapur II, Sasanian artwork.
Français : Tête de roi Shapur II, œuvre sassanide.
Date 4th century
date QS:P,+350-00-00T00:00:00Z/7
Medium gilded silver
Dimensions Height: 40 cm (15.7 ″); Width: 22.9 cm (9 ″); Depth: 20 cm (7.8 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,40U174728;P2049,22.9U174728;P5524,20U174728
institution QS:P195,Q160236
Current location
Department of Ancient Near Eastern Art, gallery 405
Accession number
Object history discovered (Iran)
Credit line Fletcher Fund, 1965
References Metropolitan Museum of Art, online database: entry 30004383
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