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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2810B Boston
May 16, 2015 11:00 AMCalender

Bronze Flat Pin

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2810B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 16, 2015 11:00AM


Bronze Flat Pin, Persia, the large circular head decorated with a five-petaled flower motif and six raised circles, all surrounded by smaller raised circles and supported by a flat pressed joint that extends to a round pin, incised with geometric patterns, lg. 10 in.

Provenance: Formerly in the John Woodman Higgins Armory Collection.
Estimate $300-500

verdigris on reverse, and pin stem, losses and cracks to very edge of flat round head.

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large circular head, Persia, flat round head