Lot 2331: Western Asiatic Sumerian Uruk Offering Basket
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 3rd millennium BC. A carved stone offering vessel formed as a simulated wicker pannier supported on the back of four recumbent bovines on a gusseted rectangular base. 767 grams, 12.5cm (5"). Property of a North American gentleman; formerly in a German collection, acquired from M. Yeganeh, Frankfurt, prior to 1980.
Condition Report: Fine condition.