26 - 27 October 2004
A CAUCASIAN BRONZE OPENWORK BELT PLAQUE
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
The square plaque with a border of running spirals and rope pattern, within a central stylized running stag with a bird(?) on its back, an attachment loop and belt pin on the reverse
4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) sq.
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Animals, 1996, III, no. 230.
Cf. Exhibition catalogue, In Pursuit of the Absolute Art of the Ancient World, from the George Ortiz collection, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1994, no. 219 for similar.
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