Ordos Civilisation Belt Buckle in the Shape of an Ibex

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Object Description

A fine Ordos civilisation cast bronze belt plaque, modelled in the shape of an ibex, with its legs folded underneath its body. The animal’s facial and anatomical features are here emphasised by incised lines. Further decoration includes incised concentric circles to the ibex’s body. A beautiful olive-green patination covers the surface.

Date: Circa 6th century BC

Object History

Provenance: From an important Russian collection, 1980’s.

Object Condition

Condition: Fine with dark brown patina to the surface.

Object Details

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  • dimensions
    H:5.1 centimeters

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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
London
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