Western Asiatic Mesopotamian Haematite Duck Weight

GBP 395.00

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Object Description

A Western Asiatic, Mesopotamian, haematite weight in the shape of a trussed duck. The outline of the bird is stylised, as is typical of such weights, but depicts the long neck turned back, hugging the body. The elongated head rests flat along the centre of the back. The weight has a flat base on which to rest. A beautiful lustre covers the entirety of the piece.

Object Condition

Excellent. Beautiful shiny lustre to the stone. Clear detailing.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:1.3 x x D:2.2 centimeters
  • year
    Circa 2nd - 1st Millenium BC

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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