A Sasanian bronze cosmetic vessel
Lot 276
A Sasanian bronze cosmetic vessel
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,890) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Sasanian bronze cosmetic vessel
Circa 5th-7th Century A.D.
In the shape of a horse tacked up with saddle and bridles, the mouth of the vessel in the form of the body of a stylised rider, the now-missing head once the terminal of the wand, 3in (7.5cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    UK private collection, London, acquired circa 1988.
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