Six Classical terracotta animals 6
Lot 255*
Six Classical terracotta animals 6
£1,000 - 1,500
US$ 1,700 - 2,500
Auction Details
Lot Details
Six Classical terracotta animals
Circa 7th-2nd Century B.C.
Including a Greek horse with striped detail, circa 7th-6th Century, 3½in (9cm) long, mounted; a South Italian kneeling boar with red painted details, circa 3rd Century B.C., 5¼in (13.3cm) long; a South Italian rhyton fragment with wolf's face, circa 3rd Century B.C., 4in (10cm) high; a horse head, 2¾in (7cm) long, mounted; an appliqué fragment in the form of an animalistic mask, 2½in (6.4cm) high; and a mouse with incised details, 5in (12.5cm) long (6)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Joseph Klein Collection, formed in New York between 1941 and 1980. Thence by descent.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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    United Kingdom
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