Lot 71

Ornamental plate
Art of the Steppes/Ordos ca 4°-1° century BCE Gilded copper alloy. W. 9,7 cm
Rare and beautiful classic plate with two yaks facing each other head down.
For a study of the group to which this object belongs, based on an approaching but more open plate kept in the collections of the Barbier-Mueller Museum in Geneva, Inv. 245-265, cf: catalogue "Art des Steppes" Musée Barbier-Mueller 1996, n°53 p 55.
Provenance:
- Collection of Mr. and Mrs. L. (Paris) built up in the years 1970-2000.