Lot 6

An impressive Elamite golden necklace, 2nd millennium B.C.

Works of Art, Antiquities, Asian and Russian Art | A92kua | Live auction | 500 Lots

Starting Price € 80,000

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Open gold necklace that widens towards the chest. A large oval layered agate in white and brown tones in the centre of the chest. Framed on both sides by four embossed rows of bosses. Masterfully made of sheet gold. Impressive example of early Elamite goldsmith's art. Length 21.5 cm. Weight 118.2 g.

Provenance: From a Rhineland-Palatinate collection, inherited from the father.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

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