3 June 2009
PROPERTY FROM A U.S. PRIVATE COLLECTION
A MYCENAEAN TERRACOTTA TAU FIGURE
LATE HELLADIC III, CIRCA 1400-1200 B.C.
Standing with her arms crossed over her chest, wearing a flaring headdress, the pinched face with painted features, the hollow conical body painted with vertical stripes
3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) high
European Private Collection.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 25 April 2001, lot 474.
with Charles Ede, London, 2001.
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