11 December 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,500
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A GREEK PALE GREEN STEATITE AMULET
CLASSICAL PERIOD, CIRCA 5TH CENTURY B.C.
In the form of the head of a calf, naturalistically rendered, with small rounded horns, triangular ears and almond-shaped eyes beneath bulging brows, details of the fur and dewlap incised, perforated for suspension
1 in. (2.5 cm.) long
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Molly Morse Limmer
Acquired prior to 1972.
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