A finely moulded Luristan bronze kohl tripod, featuring a globular container that rises from three integrally cast tripod-legs and narrows into a cylindrical neck. A bronze kohl applicator is also supplied.
Luristan bronze comes from the province of Lorestan, a region situated in the area of modern South-Western Iran. Bronze kohl containers, such as this nice example, would have been used in everyday life but also buried together with the deceased.
Measurement: 11.8 cm height 5 cm width
Provenance: Private London collection, SM, acquired 1970-99.
- Kohl Tripod and Applicator
- Century/ Timeframe
- Circa 10th -8th century BC
- Good Condition, See Photo