Canosan polychrome bust, 7 7/8in (19.8cm)
Lot 96
A Canosan terracotta female bust
£1,200 - 1,500
US$ 2,000 - 2,500
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Canosan terracotta female bust
Circa 3rd Century B.C.
Depicted wearing a tall headdress and a tunic, large spherical earrings and a necklace composed of three rosettes, her hair drawn back with two tendrils falling over the shoulders, with remains of red and white slip, 7¾in (19.5cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    German private collection, acquired at Carola Van Ham auction house, Köln, Aucktion 115, November 1987, lot 632.
    Eugen Batz Collection (1905-1986), Velbert, Germany.
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