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Auction Closes At: 10:02:01 05/22/2015
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 010. Scythian Silver Griffin with Gold Detailing
Estimate: $2,500-$4,000
Current High Bid: $700.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $700.00

Category: Antiquities
Sub Category: Ancient Near East - Iran
Culture or Country: Iran.
Period: Ca. 5th century B.C.
Size: 3-3/4L., 2-1/4H.

Description: Cast hollow silver winged griffin having a bird beak type mouth and central head crest, wings spread, ribbed body. Hips with raised geometric decoration, both front hips inset with gold. One ear and one eye retain gold insets. Some scattered light blue-green surface patina. Missing tail, otherwise intact. A rare example.
Provenance: Estate collection of Nourollah Elghanayan, NYC., acquired 1960s - 70s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $24.00
International: $74.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Scythian Silver Griffin with Gold Detailing

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. xmortal $700.00 1 5/22/2015 7:58:40 AM
2. Ramses $575.00 1 5/21/2015 9:43:12 PM
3. Bonnie N Clyde $550.00 1 5/21/2015 7:57:14 PM
4. Ramses $525.00 1 5/20/2015 6:23:28 PM
5. ocean de sagesse $500.00 1 5/20/2015 3:25:02 PM

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