Lot 585: Parthian Large Decorated Bowl
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 3rd century BC-3rd century AD. A large bronze bowl with broad base and rounded rim; to the inner face, a rosette and band of incised concentric circles with incised ring-and-dot texture in two sizes; to the outer face, an incised lattice with fill of ring-and-dot motifs in two sizes and punched pellets. 847 grams, 21cm (8 1/4"). From an important private London collection; formed in the 1970s and 1980s.
Condition Report: Fair condition, repaired, cracked, part of rim and underside absent.