Cabinet of Curiosities
June 08 — 13, 2019
Auction begins to close at 2:00 pm ET
Two Small Luristan Bronze Pendant Bells, Western Iran, 10th-7th century B.C.
Phoenix Galleries, N.Y., N.Y.
Excavation contexts suggest that cage bells of size the of that in the present lot may have been personal ornaments, while larger examples belonged to horse trappings.