Lot 2314: Western Asiatic Elamite Horse and Rider Finial
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 8th century BC. A domed bronze cap supporting a rectangular base with horse and rider figure, the rider with hands on hips, the horse with twisted reins, attached to an iron pin; mounted on a custom-made stand. See Godard, F. The Art of Iran, London, 1965 for discussion. 470 grams, 29.5cm (11 1/2"). Ex German collection, Cologne.
Condition Report: Fine condition. Rare.