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A Mesopotamian bronze amulet of Pazuzu

Lot 0071 Details

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A Mesopotamian bronze amulet of Pazuzu, Neo-Assyrian, c. 8th - 6th Century BC, the deity's head and face are depicted with a large bronze loop in the suspension hole. L: 37 mm. Nicely patinated. Pazuzu was regarded as a malevolent demon whose influence could be conjured and insecurely controlled. Due to Pazuzu's association with the female demon Lamashtu, these amulets abound as a protection against her evil influences. Ex-East Coast private; Ex-California Museum of Ancient Art, acquired 1989 (1745).
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A Mesopotamian bronze amulet of Pazuzu

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$500
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$600
Mar 26, 2017
Starting Price
$300
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0071: A Mesopotamian bronze amulet of Pazuzu

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$300
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Est.
$500
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$600
Starting Price
$300
Auction 57:Fine Ancient Artifacts Spring Sale
Sun, Mar 26, 2017 01:00 PM
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Lot 0071 Details

Description
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A Mesopotamian bronze amulet of Pazuzu, Neo-Assyrian, c. 8th - 6th Century BC, the deity's head and face are depicted with a large bronze loop in the suspension hole. L: 37 mm. Nicely patinated. Pazuzu was regarded as a malevolent demon whose influence could be conjured and insecurely controlled. Due to Pazuzu's association with the female demon Lamashtu, these amulets abound as a protection against her evil influences. Ex-East Coast private; Ex-California Museum of Ancient Art, acquired 1989 (1745).
Condition
...
The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Ancient Resource LLC's Conditions of Sale.

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