London, South Kensington
27 October 2009
AN ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA ANTEFIX
CIRCA 6TH CENTURY B.C.
In the form of a female head, with himation pulled over back of her head, scrolling volutes either side, traces of red and black pigment, support strut at back, mounted
8 5/8 in. (22 cm.) high
American private collection; acquired Sotheby's London, 14 December 1995, lot 275.
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