Lot 1615: Western Asiatic Elamite Axehead with Beast-Head
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd millennium BC. A bronze axehead comprising a tubular socket with thickened rim above mouth to the lower rim, D-shaped rear flange with median rib, narrow blade with curved edge. Cf. Godard, F. The Art of Iran, London, 1965, item 86. 244 grams, 12.5cm (5"). Ex Cologne private collection.
Condition Report: Fine condition.