A tiny Near Eastern Amulet of a Bird, ca. 2nd millennium BCE
MA2019Regular price $750 USD
Masterfully carved from serpentine, in the form of a stylized bird with a notch around the head and another around the body, wrapped in high karat gold wire for suspension.
Dimensions: Length: 12 mm (0.47 inches)
Condition: Intact and in excellent condition overall. With a gold wire loop attached for suspension.
Provenance: Private NY collection, acquired from the NY trade in the early 2000's.