London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
A PERSIAN POTTERY FIGURE OF A HORSE WITH TWO RIDERS
CIRCA LATE 2ND MILLENNIUM B.C.
The horse standing four-square, a tall upright figure with child in front seated on the horse's back, each with arms outstretched, wearing applied fillets around their heads, the horse with tall neck and applied harness details, ring around the short tail; another similar, the horse with upright mane
5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) high av. (2)
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