Lot 759

A Near Eastern animal head, late 2nd century - early 1st century B.C.

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

Description

Finely carved head of an animal with horn attachments and long ears hanging down the sides. The base of the neck is decorated geometrically all around and possibly suggests a neckband. Expressive small carving of ivory. Socketed. Length 3.2 cm. Height with base 6.5 cm.

Provenance: Munich private collection.

Attention: This lot can only be shipped within the European Union.

Condition: II Questions about the lot?

General Information

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