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LOT 0940

Estimate
GBP (£) 80 - 100
EUR (€) 94 - 117
USD ($) 106 - 133

Sold for (Inc. bp): £51

Western Asiatic Jemdet Nasr Animal Amulet

3rd millennium BC

A carved limestone amulet in the form of a reclining lion with its forepaws extended, pierced through the middle. 16.23 grams, 38mm (1 1/2"). Fine condition. [No Reserve]

Provenance
Property of a Mayfair lady; formerly in an important London collection formed since 1965.