Lot 744

An Elamite bronze bowl with animal frieze, 2nd millennium B.C.

Works of Art, Asiatica, Antiquities | A90kua | Live auction | 380 Lots

Description

Heavy hemispherical bronze bowl on a narrow base ring decorated with a circumferential herringbone pattern. The exterior depicting two animal scenes with ibexes and big cats. The animals cast in relief. 2 cm wide ancient chip on the rim. Otherwise intact. Height 8.5 cm. Diameter 12 cm. Weight 1,070 g.


Provenance: From a private collection in Rhineland-Palatinate, inherited from the grandfather.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

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