• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5952

    Antiquities

    27 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 170

    A GREEK TERRACOTTA FEMALE HEAD PROTOME

    MID-5TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A GREEK TERRACOTTA FEMALE HEAD PROTOME
    MID-5TH CENTURY B.C.
    Wearing stephane over curled fringe and disc earring
    4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired at auction in Marseille, France, 30 October 1983, lot 126.