Lot 2305: Western Asiatic Sassanian Decorated Fork
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st millennium BC. A silver fork consisting of a long handle ending in a gilded horse head; round base with punched hole and leaf motif, two long tangs tapering to a point. 46 grams, 21cm (8 1/4"). Private collection, London, UK; formerly with Persepolis Gallery, Mayfair, London, UK; in the 1980s.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.