Lot 2352: Western Asiatic Open Cart with Horned Head
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd millennium BC. A rectangular ceramic cart with stepped parapet, vertical sides with incised herringbone motifs, tall rear wall with incised wood detailing and transverse slot, loops to the upper edge, small head to the rear with short horns, inset bone eye; four biconvex wheels, three each with a tubular hub; modern metal axle fittings. Cf. Serhal, C.D. Near Eastern Terracotta Models and Figurines: The Klat Collection, London, 1995, item 14. 480 grams, 14.5cm (5 3/4"). From a German collection; acquired on the German art market before 1990. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.