Assyrian Clay Ram Figurine

GBP 1,375.00

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Object Description

A finely molded Assyrian clay ram figurine standing upon all four legs. The animal is rendered in a stylistic manner, with detailing to the face including large, prominent, circular eyes in relief and incisions marking out the nose. Large horns protrude from either side of the ram’s long face and twist outwards. From the long body, a tail is displayed pointing down in between the back legs.

This unique item can be found in the Sonia Halliday Photo Library under the Art and Architecture collections.

Date: Circa 1000 BC

Object History

EX S.M collection, London, acquired 1970-1999

Object Condition

Very fine condition, slight repair to tail, minor chips to feet and one horn.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:8.2 x H:7.5 x D:10.6 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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