Objects from the Bronze Age Bactrian civilization that flourished in Northern Afghanistan and along the old delta of the Murghab River in Turkmenistan during the late 3rd and early 2nd millennium BC. Mainly large pottery jars and some stone vessels.
bird shaped offering tray
Ref K418. A Bactrian grey chlorite (votive?) tray, decorated with 5 antelope like animals with stylized horns; the five animals are separated by series of ‘foreslash’ lines, respectively 8,8,7 and 9 in number. Height is 4.5 cm; diameter is 20 cm. Condition: intact. Bactriana, late 3rd millennium BC. Price: 9.600 € EUR