29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,375
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A LURISTAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A MOTHER AND CHILD
EARLY 1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.
Clasping the child to her chest with both arms, suspension rings on each shoulder with miniature amphora, one now missing, the back of body with openwork diamond, suspension ring at back of head, mounted
3½ in. (9 cm.) high
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