London, South Kensington
13 May 2003
AN AMLASH TERRACOTTA BULL RHYTON
10TH-8TH CENTURY B.C.
The hollow vessel with large rump and prominent neck hump, the muzzle extending into long spout, with curved horns and vertical ridges for the dewlap and tail, with detailed genitalia, on four tapering legs, repaired with restoration
8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high
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A Thermoluminescence Analysis Report from Oxford Authentication Ltd. (no. N102b75) accompanies this lot.
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