4 June 2015
A LURISTAN BRONZE STANDARD FINIAL
CIRCA 9TH-7TH CENTURY
In the form of two confronting felines with gaping jaws with exposed fangs, each with a slender elongated body, a long arching neck with a hatched mane
5 ¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high
Edwin L. Weisl Jr. (1929-2005), New York.
Edwin L. Weisl Jr., New York; Antiquities, Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 19 May 1979, lot 108.
Leon Harris (1926-2000), Dallas.
Leon Harris, Dallas; Antiquities, Sotheby's, New York, 20 June 1990, lot 113.
with The Merrin Gallery, New York.
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