Lot 6845

A set of Scythian horse fittings, bronze, 6th - 5th century B.C.

Works of Art, Antiquities | O88kua | Online auction | 884 Lots

Description

A 26-piece set of nomadic horse fittings. Among them several pairs of bronze appliqués in the Scythian animal style, including stylised birds and beasts of prey; one appliqué with a three-dimensional head of a predatory cat. Three round fittings covered with hallmarked silver plate. Rare! Three Scythian bronze arrowheads included.

Provenance: From an old south German private collection.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

Our online auction "Works of Art, Antiquities" includes 893 lots. The auction starts on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 10:00 am (CET). The pre-sale view will take place from June 16 -19, 2021 from 11 am to 17 pm (CET).