Two Sasanian bronze horses and riders and a bronze Parthian horse attachment, 3
Lot 189
Two Ancient Near Eastern bronze horses and riders and an Ancient Near Eastern bronze horse attachment, 3
Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,311) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Two Ancient Near Eastern bronze horses and riders
Circa 1st Millennium B.C.
Of stylised form, one of elongated thin proportions, both with rein details and mounted riders, 1¾in-2in (4.4cm-5.1cm) high; and an Ancient Near Eastern bronze horse attachment, depicted in motion, with evidence of gold sheet remaining, an attachment slot to the underbelly, circa 1st-2nd Century A.D., 1¼in (3.2cm) high (3)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    UK private collection acquired in the late 1970s - early 1980s.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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    United Kingdom
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