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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 45

    TWO GRAECO-EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA VOTIVE PHALLI

    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C./A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO GRAECO-EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA VOTIVE PHALLI
    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C./A.D.
    The phalli naturalistically modelled with ridged detail, 3¾ in. (9 cm.) long max.; and a Roman marble male thumb with realistically carved nail and medial incisions, 1st-3rd Century A.D., 2¾ in. (7 cm.) high, all mounted (3)


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    Provenance

    German private collection, formed during the 1960s-1970s.