London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
TWO ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA RELIEF FRAGMENTS
One showing the foreparts of three horses advancing side by side, open-mouthed, wearing bridles and harnesses; and the other with the upper part of two helmeted warriors mounted on horseback, one holding a shield, their horses' heads bridled and open-mouthed, a horizontal double axe-hammer hanging in the field, attachment hole to the right
6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) and 5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) high respectively (2)
European private collection, formed between 1973-1982 (lots 236-265 and 352).
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This lot is accompanied by a report written by Prof. H. Jucker, Bern, 1975.
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