Artist Iranian
Title
  • Gem
Date 5th Century AD
Medium carnelian
Dimensions 11/16 x 1/2 in. (1.7 x 1.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Frederick Stearns
Accession Number 90.1S11701
Department Ancient Near Eastern Art
Not On View
Probably Dr. F. D. Shepard (Aintab, Turkey);
1885-1895, purchased by Frederick Stearns [1831-1907] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
October 1, 1897-present, gift to the Detroit Museum of Art (Detroit, Michigan, USA)