A Sabaean South Arabian Bull Protome ( rare )
A carved limestone Sabaean bull protome with a large almond- shaped eyes outlined with carved lines, head with linear rendition of the snout and the mouth, vestigial ears behind the horns, with a square hole connecting with a channel carved along the neck.
The head protome served as the spout on a now lost basin.
Condition: Fine , horns absent
Provenance: UK Colection purchased in 2017 from TL Antiquities sale, prior Swiss collection acquired from Hirsch auction in 2011, prior part of a French collection since the 1960's
Will be shipped with Tracking number.Royal Mail or Parcel Force.
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- Sabaean South Arabian
- Number of objects
- Sabaean Bull Protome
- Century/ Timeframe
- 2nd Century BC - 2nd Century AD
- Good condition-fragment