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Bronze Age - Luristan Horse Bit

Antiquities - Bronze Age - Eastern


LOT 801

Estimate
GBP (£) 1,000 - 1,500
EUR (€) 1,140 - 1,700
USD ($) 1,400 - 2,100
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Sold for (Inc. premium): £1,196

BRONZE AGE - LURISTAN HORSE BIT

Circa 2nd millenium BC, A bronze horse-bit comprising a square-section bar with loop terminals. The cheek pieces cast in the form of horses, with long tails and reins depicted and having two loops at the top. 730 grams, 20 cm rod width, horse size 13cm x 10 cm.

Condition
Generally fine, uncleaned.

Literature
See L. Legrain, Luristan Bronzes in the University Museum, pl. XX, etc.

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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