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    Sale 12239

    Antiquities

    6 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 40

    AN ETRUSCAN BRONZE YOUTH

    CIRCA LATE 6TH -EARLY 5TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ETRUSCAN BRONZE YOUTH
    CIRCA LATE 6TH -EARLY 5TH CENTURY B.C.
    The nude ithyphallic figure standing with arms held to his sides, with long shoulder-length straight hair, details incised
    2 ¾ in. (7.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    with K. J. Hewett (1919-1994), London.
    Agatha Sadler (1924-2015) collection, London (The Sadler Collection; Sotheby's, London, 31 October 2003, lot 22).