Artist possibly Assyrian, Mesopotamian
Artist possibly Urartian, Armenian
  • Ceremonial Belt
Date between 850 and 650 BCE
Medium bronze, hammered sheet metal, repoussé, engraved
Dimensions Overall: 12 × 16 × 13 1/2 inches (30.5 × 40.6 × 34.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Richard and Jane Manoogian Foundation
Accession Number 1997.35
Department Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View Ancient Middle East Gallery, Level 1 (see map)
(Robert Haber & Associates, New York, New York, USA);
1997-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)