BRONZE KOHL FLASK, IN THE SHAPE OF A FEMALE WORSHIPER, CIRCA 2ND MILLENNIUM B.C.

$3,800.00

Culture: Near Eastern
Date: Ca.2nd millennium B.C.
Medium: Bronze
Condition: Intact, lite green patina, with custom base display stand
Provenance: Ex- German collection 1972, American collection
Dimensions: H.4 3/8 in. (11 cm.)
Ref No. NE1193

Description

In the form of a standing female, her hands clasped underneath her breasts, she is wearing a circular headdress, the top has an opening to fill the vessel, Her headdress is secured by a rope running underneath her chin, her hair swept back forming a wide bun above her shoulders. A double lined rope secured around her waist and extending down in the front toward her feet.