27 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,000
GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
AN ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA ANTEFIX
CIRCA 6TH CENTURY B.C.
In the form of a female head with centrally parted wavy hair, wearing a himation pulled over back of head, contained within a shell-like surround with scrolling palmettes, remains of support strut at back
14½ in. (37 cm.) high
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A Thermoluminescence Analysis Report from Oxford Authentication Ltd accompanies this lot.
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
Sold Sotheby's London, 14 December 1995, lot 276.
American private collection.
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