9 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 15,000
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
A GREEK BRONZE WARRIOR
GEOMETRIC PERIOD, CIRCA 8TH CENTURY B.C.
The stylized figure with his right arm raised, holding a spear, his left arm bent forward, wearing a crested helmet, the eyes and mouth incised
3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) high
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French Private Collection, 1970s.
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