Choose Category:

Auto Bid Counter
No. of Bids: 8526
Bid Total: £1,713,589
View Winning Bidders
Home > Auctions > 25th February 2020 > Large Hellenistic Gold Clad Torc with Decorated Terminals

Print page | Email lot to a friend

Back to previous page


LOT 0079

Estimate
GBP (£) 8,000 - 10,000
EUR (€) 9,580 - 11,970
USD ($) 10,380 - 12,970

Price
£7,200 (EUR 8,619; USD 9,341) (+bp*)

Add to Watch list


Please login or register here.



Large Hellenistic Gold Clad Torc with Decorated Terminals

4th century BC

A monumental penannular torc with ribbed shank, gold sheet over silver or bronze core with tongue-shaped finials, each with a panel of annulet-in-square decoration. 473 grams, 31cm (12 1/4"). Fine condition.

Provenance
From the property of a London gentleman; thence by descent; previously in an important private Mayfair, London collection, acquired after 1970.