South Arabian Gold Bull Pendant A hollow-formed South Arabian sheet gold pendant of a bull. The bulls is depicted lying down, with i.. Product #: AH-564 Regular price: $2,200.00 $2,200.00 In Stock
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South Arabian Gold Bull Pendant

Product Code: AH-564
Length: 3CM
Height: 3.3CM

£2,200.00

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A hollow-formed South Arabian sheet gold pendant of a bull. The bulls is depicted lying down, with its legs folded beneath him. Bridle detailing has been added and a central rosette sits in the centre of its forehead. There is a rectangular plaque to the underside.

Ancient South Arabia is a geographical label referring to a region occupied mainly by six semitic kingdoms; Sabaʼ, Qatabān, Ma‘īn, Ḥaḍramawt, Kingdom of Awsan and the Himyarite Kingdom. In modern geography the territory of these kingdoms included Yemen, extending into Oman, north to the Arabian oasis of Dedan, to Ethiopia and even as far along...

A hollow-formed South Arabian sheet gold pendant of a bull. The bulls is depicted lying down, with its legs folded beneath him. Bridle detailing has been added and a central rosette sits in the centre of its forehead. There is a rectangular plaque to the underside.

Ancient South Arabia is a geographical label referring to a region occupied mainly by six semitic kingdoms; Sabaʼ, Qatabān, Ma‘īn, Ḥaḍramawt, Kingdom of Awsan and the Himyarite Kingdom. In modern geography the territory of these kingdoms included Yemen, extending into Oman, north to the Arabian oasis of Dedan, to Ethiopia and even as far along as the East African Coast, into modern Tanzania.

c. 1st - 2nd century BC

Provenance: From the property of a London gentleman, 1980.

Condition: Very fine and very rare

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