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.
- Plaque of Goat
- Century/ Timeframe
- Circa 6th Century BC
- Good Condition, See Photo