3 June 2009
PROPERTY FROM A U.S. PRIVATE COLLECTION
A MYCENAEAN TERRACOTTA PHI FIGURE
LATE HELLADIC III, CIRCA 1300-1200 B.C.
The pinched head with a beak-like nose and applied pellet eyes, the disk torso centered by breasts, on columnar legs with flaring base, painted with undulating lines along the garment
3½ in. (8.9 cm.) high
with Charles Ede, London, 1992.
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