Western Asiatic banded agate figurine of a recumbent ram

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A superb Western Asiatic banded agate figurine of a recumbent ram.
Stock Number:
x8818
$ 5900.00

Description

A superb Western Asiatic banded agate figurine of a recumbent ram, the carved details following the natural banding of the stone.

 

Origin:

Late 3rd to early 2nd millennium B.C. Western Asia

Dimensions:

Length: 6.5 cm / Height: 3.5 cm

Condition:

Intact, with excellent patina within the recessed sections and on the left hind portion of the figure.

Reference:

For a similar example of a pair of zoomorphic beads from a later Middle Emalite period, see Christie's, New York, 8th June 2005 Lot 41