Near East

Bull lying on a pedestal plate - Urartu - Bronze

Bull lying on a pedestal plate - Urartu - BronzeBull lying on a pedestal plate - Urartu - BronzeBull lying on a pedestal plate - Urartu - Bronze

Bull lying on a pedestal plate.
Bronze. Length 11,25 cm.
8th-7th century B.C. Urartu (ancient Armenia).
Breaks at the edge of the base plate otherwise intact. Beautiful green-brown patina.

From a private French collection, acquired at the Koutoulakis gallery.

See Louis Vanden Berghe & Leon De Meyer, Urartu, een vergeten cultuur uit het bergland Armenye, 207,176-180.

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€ 19 000 ,-