A Late Hellenistic hollow silver attachment
Lot 35
A late Hellenistic hollow silver attachment
£8,000 - 10,000
US$ 13,000 - 17,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A late Hellenistic hollow silver attachment
Circa 1st Century B.C.
In the form of a leg with chased and repoussé decoration showing a female bust emerging from a large four-clawed talon, her drapery tied in a knot at her left shoulder, flanked by volute scrolls and acanthus leaves, the flange beneath with overlapping leaves, a pedestal foot below, 8in (20.3cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    UK private collection, London and Paris, acquired in the 1970s.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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    United Kingdom
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