MONUMENTAL PHIALE

MONUMENTAL PHIALE

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Achaemenid, 5th – 6th century BCE
Bronze
Height: 4 inches (10 cm)
Diameter: 16 ½ inches (42 cm)
Provenance: Ex. Private American collection (R. Wagner, 1960s)

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VESSEL IN THE FORM OF A RAM’S HEAD

VESSEL IN THE FORM OF A RAM’S HEAD

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Mesopotamian, Possibly from Mari, Syria
Mid-third millennium BC
Silver
Length: 7-1/8 inches (18.0 cm)
Width: 4-3/4 inches (12.1 cm)
Depth: 3-3/8 inches (8.5 cm)
Provenance: Private New York collection, 1981
Exhibitions: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999-2002, 2003-2006; Brooklyn Museum, 1984

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HEAD OF A BULL

HEAD OF A BULL

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Assyrian, 9th-8th century BC
Copper alloy
Height: 3 inches (7 cm)
Provenance: European art market, 1985; Ex private American collection

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HEAD OF A PRIEST

HEAD OF A PRIEST

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Sumerian, probably 3rd dynasty of Ur
2100-1900 BC
Terracotta with red and brown pigment
Height: 9 inches (22.8 cm)
Provenance: Ben Heller, 1973
Elie Borowski
Published: Sotheby’s, New York, 24-25, November 1987, lot 58

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