A Bactrian bronze cosmetic vessel
Lot 275
A Bactrian bronze cosmetic vessel
£2,000 - 2,500
US$ 3,400 - 4,200
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Bactrian bronze cosmetic vessel
Late 3rd - early 2nd Millennium B.C.
In the shape of a bull, with large protruding eyes and curved horns, a heavy chain around its neck, the vessel mouth emerging from the back, 3¼in (8cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    Japanese private collection, formed in the 1980s.
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