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Bronze Age Jemdet Nasr Mesopotamian Beast-Head Amulet

Antiquities - Bronze Age - Eastern


LOT 691

Estimate
GBP (£) 120 - 180
EUR (€) 140 - 200
USD ($) 170 - 250
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Sold for (Inc. premium): £219

BRONZE AGE JEMDET NASR MESOPOTAMIAN BEAST-HEAD AMULET

Circa 3,000 BC. A carved amuletic pendant or mount comprising a central hub, triangular in plan, with three bulbous animal-head knops; each head with triangular ears, annular eyes and slit mouth; the hub pierced vertically for attachment. Marble, 30 grams, 42 mm.

Condition
Very fine condition, complete. Rare.

Provenance
Ex Cambell collection 1970's, ex Alex Szolin.

Date
Friday 18th March 2011 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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