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Parthian bronze incense-burner
Parthian bronze incense-burner PARTHIAN BRONZE INCENSE-BURNER

With panther resting on forepaws on round cup with two legs.

1st Century AD

L. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm.)

Ex Heintz collection, Shelby, Michigan.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 1992, no. 429; J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2011, no. 207.

Exhibited: Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, 1990-2009.

Cf. a similar piece in the Cleveland Museum (Ghirshman, Persian Art, p. 100).

HN0903C
$22,500


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