11 December 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 13,750
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
AN ANATOLIAN MARBLE FEMALE IDOL OF KILIYA TYPE
CHALCOLITHIC PERIOD, CIRCA 3300-2500 B.C.
The triangular head tilted back, with a long slender nose and protruding ears, a delicate neck and rounded shoulders, the arms indicated by grooves, the pubic area incised
2½ in. (6.4 cm.) high
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