4 June 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 4,000
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
AN ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA ANTEFIX
CIRCA EARLY 5TH CENTURY B.C.
Mold-made, preserving the head of a satyr with pointed ears, contoured undulating brows, a long down-turned mustache, a spade-shaped beard, and fleshy lips, volutes preserved on one side, black and red pigment preserved throughout
7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high
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Acquired by the current owner's grandparents, 1950s-1970s.
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