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Published by Buffalo Museum of Science in [Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Bronzes, Islamic -- Iran -- Luristān,
  • Bronzes -- Iran -- Luristān

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Statementby Phyllis Ackerman.
SeriesFascicle -- no. 10, Fascicle (Buffalo Museum of Science) -- no. 10.
The Physical Object
PaginationP. 150-[159], [4] : ill. ; 23 cm.
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21676657M

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Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Title: ancient bronzes luristan. Edit Your Search. Results (1 - 14) of This book documents all pieces of the Iranian collection with large scale reproductions and detailed drawings, explaining their specific structure and use. Souri Ayazi is the director of the historic department and also responsible for the Luristan related division. LURISTAN BRONZES. i. THE FIELD RESEARCH. The label “Luristan bronzes” (see BRONZES OF LURISTAN) designates a series of decorated bronze objects in a specific local style dating from the Iron Age (ca. / to / BCE).These bronzes became known through large-scale illegal excavations starting in the late s, but their cultural context and provenance remained uncertain . Vorderasiatisches Museum Berlin - Luristan bronzes‎ (8 F) Media in category "Art of ancient Luristan" The following 91 files are in this category, out of 91 total.

Oct 26,  · Beginning in the s and s these have attracted wealthy collectors in rich countries, and almost immediately the locals organized to feed this market: digging up promising mounds, importing old iron to sell under a name foreigners recognized, and . For another discussion of Luristan see Encyclopaedia Iranica s.v. “Bronzes of Luristan.” For two axeheads similar to the third but acquired on the art market rather than from a documented excavation, see British Museum objects ANE (bronze) and ANE (that newfangled black hard metal). The Kassites Lorestan and the Zagros Mountains a Narrative: (Pictured: 18th Century Map of Persia (Iran), Including Lorestan Province--Copper engraving, hand. Luristan bronzes (rarely "Lorestān", "Lorestāni" etc in sources in English) are small cast objects decorated with bronze sculptures In some of the objects, the utilitarian part is clear, and it appears as if the decorative part is just that, decoration of a utilitarian object.

Book Store. Gift Certificates. Special: Trips & Expeditions. Luristan artifacts, Luristan pin, Luristan pins, ancient Luristan history, ancient Luristan artifacts, ancient Luristan artifacts for sale, ancient Luristan bronze artifacts for sale, Los Angeles Catalogue of Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmolean Museum, (Oxford, ), nos. LURISTAN BRONZES. ii. CHRONOLOGY OF LURISTAN AS REPRESENTED IN COLLECTIONS. A few stray Luristan bronzes were acquired by European museums as early as the second half of the 19th century. At that time, however, their origin was unknown and scholars attributed them to various regions and cultures in the Near East. The best-known Luristan bronzes are the so-called standards, consisting of a pair of ibexes or a pair of feline animals, panthers or lions, or of a demonic figure with support and held in place by a thin tube or a pin. Another group of Luristan bronzes consists of objects worked in repoussé and chased. Excavations at Tepe Guran in Luristan: The Bronze Age and Iron Age Periods (JUTLAND ARCH SOCIETY) [Werner Alexanderson, Juliet Clutton-Brock, Jorgen Balslev Jorgensen, H. Thrane] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Luristan in Western Iran was largely inaccessible to foreigners until the construction of a new road in the s permitted a Danish archaeologucal team to Cited by: 6.