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Lot 0150
Luristan; Early 1st millenium BC
Depicting an Ibex head with two feline creatures.
Fine style and lovely patina. Custom mount.


Dimensions

3 1/8" (8 cm)


Provenance:
Provenance: The John J. Slocum Collection
Mr. Slocum (1914-1997) collected most of his antiquities while serving as US cultural attache to Egypt in the 1960s. Later, he served as Assistant to the Director of The Smithsonian, was appointed by President Reagan to the Presidential Cultural Property Advisory Committee, and was a Trustee Emeritus of the Archaeological Institute of America. He was a well-respected scholar/collector, whose medieval crusader coins were sold in a single-owner sale at Sotheby's, London in 1997.

Condition

Very good.

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A Luristan Bronze Harness Ring

Estimate $800 - $2,400Oct 15, 2017
Online Only Auction
Providence, RI 02860
United States
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