27 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
AN ACHAEMENID SILVER REPOUSSÉ LOTIFORM PHIALE
CIRCA 5TH CENTURY B.C.
The exterior decorated with repoussé lotus leaves and buds, a raised central omphalos on the interior; and a bronze lotiform phiale, the interior with central additional silver omphalos and chased rosette
8 3/8 in. (21.2 cm.) and 6¼ in. (15.8 cm.) diam. respectively (2)
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