Canosan polychrome head of a lady, 5 ¾ in (14.5cm),
Lot 93
A Canosan terracotta female head
Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,731) inc. premium
Auction Details
Canosan polychrome head of a lady, 5 ¾ in (14.5cm),
Lot Details
A Canosan terracotta female head
Circa 3rd Century B.C.
Depicted wearing tear-shaped earrings and a fillet adorned with ivy leaves, surmounted by five curling acanthus leaves, with remains of white, pale blue and pink polychromy, 6in (15cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    German private collection, acquired at Carola Van Ham auction house, Köln, Aucktion 115, November 1987, lot 639, front cover illustration.
    Eugen Batz Collection (1905-1986), Velbert, Germany.
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