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A BOEOTIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF A YOUTH
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A BOEOTIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF A YOUTH

LATE 4TH CENTURY B.C.

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A BOEOTIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF A YOUTH
LATE 4TH CENTURY B.C.
Standing with weight on his left leg, loosely draped in an himation and wearing a petasos, 8 in. (20.3 cm.) high; a terracotta female head protome with archaic smile, her hair worn in tight ringlets across her forehead and falling to her shoulders in horizontal waves, early 5th Century B.C., 4 in. (10.1 cm.) high; a Greek terracotta figure of a cockerel, standing with head alert, 6¾ in. (17.1 cm.) high; and two terracotta doves, 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) high max., all mid-5th Century B.C. (5)
Provenance
Given as a gift to the family of the present owner in the late 19th Century.
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