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Syro-Hittite Beast-Head Fitting

Antiquities - Western Asiatic


LOT 676

Estimate
GBP (£) 100 - 150
EUR (€) 110 - 170
USD ($) 140 - 210
Additional Fees*

Price (+bp): £90 (EUR 101; USD 127)
SYRO-HITTITE BEAST-HEAD FITTING

Circa 10th century BC. A cast bronze beast-head terminal with rectangular-section iron rod; the head with flared ears, lentoid eyes and flat snout; beneath the chin an integral loop. Copper-alloy and iron, 85 grams; 137 mm.

Condition
Very fine condition.

Provenance
Ex Filk collection, formed in the 1950's.

Literature
Hawkins, J.D. Neo-Hittite States in Syria and Anatolia in Cambridge Ancient History.

Date
Friday 18th March 2011 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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