THE PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTOR
CIRCA EARLY 6TH CENTURY B.C.
A NEO-ELAMITE SILVER PHIALE MESOMPHALOS
Circa Early 6th Century B.C.
The shallow bowl with plain everted rim, hammered with elaborate decoration consisting of three rows of raised bosses including lobes, ridged lozenges, and tear-shaped drops, around a swirling central rosette, with small rows of dots interspersed
7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm) diameter