29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
AN ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA VOTIVE HEAD
CIRCA 3RD-2ND CENTURY B.C.
Hollow moulded, in the form of a youthful male head with short curling hair framing his face, with articulated eyes and lips slightly parted
9½ in. (24 cm.) high
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Formerly in a German private collection; acquired by the present owner in 1998.
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