Lot 2402: Western Asiatic Luristan Dress Pin Pair
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd millennium BC. A pair of bronze dress pins comprising: one tapering with rounded point, rosette finial; one tapering with balustered and ribbed body, narrow point, aviform finial. Cf. Legrain, L. Luristan Bronzes in the University Museum, Pennsylvania, 1934, plate IV for types. 56 grams, 17-20cm (6 3/4 -8"). Property of a North London gentleman; formerly with a Mayfair gallery in the 1980s. 
Condition Report: Very fine condition.