Greek protome with nicely rendered late archaic features. The female head is showing small almond-shaped eyes, a prominent nose and lips drawn into a slight archaic smile. She wears a stephane and a veil.
Probably from Sicily, following an Eastern Greek model.
Published with Cahn Auktionen AG, Auktion 2, 21. September 2007, lot no. 351a.
Size: H. 10.3 cm, W. 5.9 cm, H. with stand 15.2 cm
Culture: Western Greek, Archaic Period, around 500 BC
Condition: Intact and fine. Soil deposits.
Provenance: Cahn Auktionen AG, September 2007 sale, lot no. 351a. Copy of the catalogue entry joined.
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- Archaïque grec
- Terre cuite
- Chef, Ex Cahn
- Siècle/ Période
- Western Greek, Archaic Period, around 500 BC
- Intacte et bien