A Greek bronze bucranium attachment and a European bronze pendant fitting 2
Lot 31*
A Greek bronze bucranium attachment and a European bronze pendant fitting 2
Sold for £562 (US$ 945) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Greek bronze bucranium attachment
Rhodes, circa 4th Century B.C.
With elongated face and curving horns, a plate riveted to the back, 2¾in (6.8cm) high, mounted; and a European bronze pendant fitting with a conical boss on each arm, the edges with incised linear detail, rivet holes at the top, circa 7th-6th Century B.C., 3¾in (9.5cm) long (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Bucranium: With Royal-Athena Galleries, New York. New York private collection, acquired in Switzerland, October 1990.
    Fitting: A. MacGregor, Antiquities from Europe and the Near East in the collection of the Lord McAlpine of West Green, Oxford, 1987, fig.16.31, p.123.
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