London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A GREEK HOLLOW-MOULDED TERRACOTTA FEMALE FIGURE
CIRCA 520-510 B.C.
With typical archaic features, seated on high-backed throne, wearing veil and stephane, with traces of colour, mounted; and a Tarentine terracotta figure of a banqueteer, the hollow-moulded draped figure reclining on the left side, leaning on left elbow which rests on a pillow, wearing a beaded diadem and earrings and holding a rhyton, late 6th Century B.C.
5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) high and 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) long respectively (2)
European private collection (lots 236-265 and 352): Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel, Kunstwerke der Antike, Auktion 56, 19 February 1980, nos. 129 and 132 respectively.
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