Artist Elamite, Iranian
Title
  • Axe Head
Date 2100 - 1800 BCE
Medium bronze
Dimensions Overall: 6 1/4 × 5 3/4 × 1 3/4 inches (15.9 × 14.6 × 4.4 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Cleo Gruber, 1983
Accession Number 1988.76
Department Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View Ancient Middle East Gallery, Level 1 (see map)
Cleo Gruber;
1988-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
IMAGE AND ARTIFACT: ANCIENT ART FROM THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS. February 5, 1984 - December 16, 1985, cat no. 9. [DIA Statewide Services Travelling Exhibition]

Moorey, P.R.S. Catalogue of the Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmolean Museum. Oxford, 1971, p. 47-48, pl. 2, no. 12-13.

Moorey, P.R.S. Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Adam Collection. London, 1974, p. 36, fig. 1; p. 37, fig. 2.