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Lot 1333
6th-7th century AD or later. A square bronze tabular weight with reserved image of nimbate St. George on rearing horse spearing a supine dragon, serpents and ropework border. 208 grams, 59mm (2 1/4"). Property of a British gentleman; formerly in the private collection of Russian businessman Yuri Golubev (1942-2007), some of his collection was published in his book 'Symbols and Images'; acquired Bonhams, London, 27 April 2006, lot 263; formerly in a European private collection, acquired in the 1950s-1960s; accompanied by a copy of the auction catalogue pages. [No Reserve]


Fine condition.

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Byzantine Large Tabular Weight

Estimate £250 - £350May 24, 2018