A Greek bronze handle modeled as a panther skin, 5th - 4th century B.C.
Works of Art, Antiquities | A83kua | Live auction | 712 Lots
DescriptionThe lower part of the handle, which is attached to the edge of the vessel, has a panther head in the middle with the paws on the sides. The fur impressively chased. Above it two long-necked heads of birds facing away from each other, forming two eyelets. Beautiful dark green patina. Intact. Length 8 cm.
Provenance: From a Dutch private collection.
Condition: II Questions about the lot?