Lot 2306: Western Asiatic Bracelet with Animal Heads
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st millennium BC. A substantial silver penannular bracelet, round in section with wire coils to the shank, two groups of three granules to the undeside, applied beaded wire and granules forming opposed beast-head finials. Cf. Peltenburg, E. The Burrell Collection of Western Asiatic Antiquities, Edinburgh, 1991, p. 103, item 77 for a similar example. 116 grams, 68mm (2 3/4"). Property of an Austrian collector; acquired in the 1970s. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Very fine condition.