Ancient History Encyclopedia has a new name!

We are now World History Encyclopedia to better reflect the breadth of our non-profit organization's mission. If you have bookmarks or links to our site on your blog or website, please update them. Learn More

Persian Silver Plaque Depicting Hunting Dogs

Illustration

Ibolya Horvath
by The Trustees of the British Museum
published on 05 December 2019
Send to Google Classroom:

Perforated silver plaque; lightly embossed scene of two long-tailed hunting dogs resembling mastiffs, one on either side of a male wild boar facing right, with a forked tail.
6-7th century CE, Iran.
British Museum

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Cite This Work

APA Style

Museum, T. T. o. t. B. (2019, December 05). Persian Silver Plaque Depicting Hunting Dogs. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11569/persian-silver-plaque-depicting-hunting-dogs/

Chicago Style

Museum, The Trustees of the British. "Persian Silver Plaque Depicting Hunting Dogs." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 05, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11569/persian-silver-plaque-depicting-hunting-dogs/.

MLA Style

Museum, The Trustees of the British. "Persian Silver Plaque Depicting Hunting Dogs." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 05 Dec 2019. Web. 08 May 2021.