London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
A LURISTAN BRONZE HORSE BIT
8TH-7TH CENTURY B.C.
The two cheekpieces each in the form of a winged beast with horned human head, wearing large circular earrings and necklace with pendant
Cheekpieces: 6¾ x 4¾ in. (17.1 x 12 cm.)
From a private collection formed during the 1960s-1970s.
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