Luristan Bronze Animal Pendants

A selection of bronze Luristan pendants taking the form of different animals, including a horned goat and a bull. Each figurine has a suspension loop to the back and areas of rich green patina.

N.B. Price is per pendant. Sizes vary slightly from 4.1cm – 3.2cm.

Date: c. 1200 – 700 BC
Provenance: Private Mayfair, London collection, SM.
Condition: Very fine condition
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These pendants were designed to be worn on the body, either to act as an adornment or as a charm on a horse’s harness. The animals represented would have been well known to the indigenous tribes that inhabited the Luristan region.

To discover more about the Luristan Empire, please visit our relevant blog post: The Luristan Empire: Beauty of Bronze.

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