Luristan Bronze

Luristan Bronze "Master of Animals" Standard Finial

An ancient Luristan large bronze standard finial in the form of a 'Master of Animals' figure.

Ca. 1500-1000 BC.
Height: 6 in. (15.2 cm).
Intact.

Luristan objects, including impressive and numerous decorative bronze horse trappings and weapons, are found mainly in western Persia. Luristan artifacts are most likely the work of the ancient Medes, an Indo-European group that eventually dominated Persia.

Formerly in the collection of Nourollah Elganian, New York, acquired in the 1960's or 70's.

Inv#: 6016

$2,500



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