London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
A GREEK TERRACOTTA QUADRIGA AND CHARIOTEER
LATE 6TH CENTURY B.C.
Comprising four stylized horses with tall necks, the standing figure of the charioteer with pinched face, his lower body merged into the hindquarters of the horses, repaired
4½ in. (11.3 cm.) high
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Cf. Exhibition Catalogue, Ancient Life in Miniature, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, 1968, no. 61, pl. 12 for the type.
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