London, South Kensington
29 April 2010
A RHODIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURAL VASE
CIRCA 600-590 B.C.
In the form of a warrior, wearing an Ionian helmet, the vase mouth in the crown of his head
2 3/8 in. (6.1 cm.) high
Formerly in a European private collection, acquired in the 1960s.
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Cf. J.-L. Zimmermann, Collection de la fondation Thétis. Développements de l'art grec de la préhistoire à Rome, Geneva, 1987, pp. 29-30, no. 57.
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