• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5952

    Antiquities

    27 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 159

    A LATE HELLENISTIC MARBLE FUNERARY STELE

    CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A LATE HELLENISTIC MARBLE FUNERARY STELE
    CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C.
    In relief, with the deceased male figure reclining on a couch, his wife seated by his feet, two further figures standing to the left, mounted
    14½ in. (37 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Previously from an Australian deceased estate, the collection formed during the 1980s-1990s.