16 June 2006
A LATE VINCA TERRACOTTA FIGURE
NEOLITHIC PERIOD, CIRCA 5TH MILLENNIUM B.C.
Dark gray in color, the triangular head with perforations along the rounded crown, the chin pointed, the half-moon eyes and decorative elements incised, with extended stump arms, narrow waist and broad hips, wearing a V-neck garment with incised vertical bands and patterning
5 in. (12.7 cm.) high
European Private Collection, 1986.
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For the type see no. 4, p. 45 in Spycket, The Human Form Divine.
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