Iranian Bronze Figure of a Mother with Child

Culture: Iran
Period: around 1000 B.C.
Material: Bronze
Dimensions: 7 cm high
Price: 2 200 Euro
Ref: 6050
Provenance: English private collection, acquired in the 1960s.
Condition: Intact
Description: Stylized figure of a mother with a broad hat and a narrow bird-like face, typical for this region. She wears a long gown with a belt. With her oversize, protecting arms she is holding a newborn child on her breast. Mounted.