A Luristan bronze wet-stone handle in Ibex form

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A Luristan bronze wet-stone handle in Ibex form
Stock Number:
y4104
$ 495.00

Description

A Luristan bronze wet-stone handle in Ibex form.  Beautifully caste, the horns projecting form the head and re-joining on the back of the neck, nice detail of the legs tucked up under the front of the body. The stone lost in antiquity.

Origin:

Circa 2nd to 1st Millennium B.C., Luristan / Western Iran

Dimensions:

Length: 12 cm / Width 8.5 cm

Condition:

Heavily oxidised, in good condition. This piece is yet to be mounted, the mount in the images was only used to help with photography.