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Greco-Persian - Achaemenid - Zoomorphic Silver Bangle

Antiquities - Greek


LOT 627

Estimate
GBP (£) 300 - 500
EUR (€) 340 - 560
USD ($) 420 - 700
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Price (+bp): £180 (EUR 203; USD 253)
GRECO-PERSIAN - ACHAEMENID - ZOOMORPHIC SILVER BANGLE

Circa 1st Millenium BC. A solid bangle of penannular form, with a slight inward bend in the middle of the circle, each end is tipped with a lion's head, similar to those found on the reliefs and enameled-brick panels in the palace of Darius I at Susathe. 43 grams, 78 mm, 69 mm internal.

Condition
Fine condition.

Provenance
From a deceased estate, acquired before 1975.

Literature
Louvre Museum, sb2718.

Footnotes
The domination of the Achaemenid empire over the Iranian people started with an extension of the Achaemenid dynasty beginning possibly as early as the 9th century BC.

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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