26 - 27 October 2004
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE WEIGHT IN THE FORM OF A COW
NEW KINGDOM, CIRCA 1400 B.C.
Recumbent with legs tucked under body, tail curled over its haunches, with erect ears and upward-curving horns, remains of lead infill on the reverse, 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm.) long; another weight in the form of a fish, Late Period-Ptolemaic, 664-30 B.C., 2 in. (5.2 cm.) long; and a bronze figure of a striding bull, on integral rectangular base with tang below, Late Period (712-332 B.C.), 1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) long (3)
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Animals, 2004, VI, no. 26 (item two).
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