13831. South Arabian Alabaster Bull
Yemen Ca. 2nd Century BC/AD.
Standing foursquare on an integral rectangular plinth, the handsome animal with the tail hanging down behind, with protruding ears and rounded horns, a triangular incised tuff of hair atop head, the almond-shaped eyes, once inlaid and ridged brows, wearing an incised collar with triangular pendants. Size: 8-1/8 in. H, x 9-3/8 inches L Provenance Lovely, choice and rare. Ex DK NY Collection Acquired 2000s