London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
AN AMLASH TERRACOTTA BULL RHYTON
10TH-8TH CENTURY B.C.
The hollow vessel with prominent rump and neck hump, the muzzle extending into a long spout, with curved horns and punched circular incised eyes, with vertical ridges for the dewlap and tail, on four tapering legs, incised dots and dotted zigzag flanking the dewlap, dotted decoration on the back with three dotted circles on one side and four circles on the other, repaired
8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high; 11¼ in. (28.5 cm.) long
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A Thermoluminescence Analysis Report from Oxford Authentication Ltd (no. N200j31) accompanies this lot.
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