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Bronze Age - Luristan Ceremonial Bucket

Antiquities - Bronze Age - Eastern


LOT 797

Estimate
GBP (£) 300 - 500
EUR (€) 340 - 570
USD ($) 420 - 700
Additional Fees*

Sold for (Inc. premium): £288

BRONZE AGE - LURISTAN CEREMONIAL BUCKET

Circa 2nd millenium BC. A beaten metal cylindrical bucket with slightly turned rim and shallow domed base. The two cast bucket handle mounts shaped as 'ankhs' with three rivets and a loop each. The curved one-piece handle tapering to wire diamater at each end and multi-turned to secure to the mounts. 440 grams; 12 cm high.

Condition
Generally very fine with slight distortion to the bucket body.

Literature
See P. Moorey Ancient Bronzes from Luristan, p. 37 for discussion.

Date
Thursday 9th September 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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Thursday 9th September 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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