Amlash sheet bronze decorated idol or mirrorW33
A sheet bronze object with a round body and rectangular repousse decorated handle attached with three rivets. These objects have been interpreted as either votive mirrors or stylised idols, their exact meaning or purpose remains unknown.
North West Persia, Amlash region, c. 6th or 5th Century BC
20.2 x 14.1 cms
Intact as shown
Ex. private collection, Essex, UK; acquired late 20th Century