Ordos Bronze Plaque of Goat

Description
Ordos Bronze Plaque of Goat
Circa 6th Century BC

A fine Ordos Civilisation belt plaque, cast from bronze. The plaque is modelled in the shape of a stag, with multiple antlers. Surface is covered in a beautiful green patination.

The Ordos civilization and culture occupied the region of modern Mongolia and China, from the 6th century BC until the 2nd century BC. The Ordos civilization is primarily known for its craftsmanship in working bronze. Such bronzes were decorated and modelled inspired by the natural and animal world.

Measurements: circa 8.8cm length, 3.7cm height

Provenance: From an important Russian collection, 1980’s.

Lot details
Culture
Ordos
Material
Bronze
Object
Plaque of Goat
Century/ Timeframe
Circa 6th Century BC
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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