Bronze Arm-band

Urartian8th - 7th centuries BCE

Rezan Has Museum

Rezan Has Museum
İstanbul, Turkey

Open Ended Snake-Headed Arm Band. As with bracelets, Urartian armbands were also used by both men and women. The terminals of the bracelets and the armbands are generally shaped like snake and dragon heads. Armbands were also used as indicators of class and for protection, as were bracelets.


  • Title: Bronze Arm-band
  • Creator: Urartian
  • Date Created: 8th - 7th centuries BCE
  • Location: Museum/Current exhibition

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