|ORDOS BRONZE OPENWORK BELT APPLIQUE: WILD CAT ATTACKING A DOE
Lying on it’s back trying to fend off the feline; suspension loop on its back.
6th-4th Century BC
L. 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.); H. 2 1/8 in. (5.5 cm.)
Ex Rabi Gallery, London in 1980.
Cf. T. Demirjian, Treasures of the Eurasian steppes - Animal Art from 800 BC to 200 AD, exhibition catalog, New York, 1998, p. 110, no. 114.