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Button-Based Situlas

Button-Based Situlas

900–700 BCE


The metalworkers of Luristan provided the Assyrian empire with elaborate bronze ornaments and vessels. These two situla are decorated symmetrically---one with ibexes drinking from an overflowing water jar; the other, with sphinxes.
  • Year in Review - Nineteen Hundred Sixty. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH (organizer) (November 30, 1960-January 1, 1961).
  • {{cite web|title=Button-Based Situlas|url=false|author=|year=900–700 BCE|access-date=02 March 2024|publisher=Cleveland Museum of Art}}

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