A Large Greek Terracotta Figure Boeotian circa 5th Century B.C.
Lot 29*
A large Greek terracotta female figure
Sold for £2,375 (US$ 3,991) inc. premium
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A large Greek terracotta female figure
Boeotia, circa 5th Century B.C.
Standing on a high rectangular plinth, her right leg bent at the knee, wearing a peplos and a low polos over a wide, elaborate coiffure, some polychrome remaining, 15¾in (40cm) high


  • Provenance:
    American private collection, California, acquired from Bob Willoughby in Pacific Palisades, USA, in 1965.

    For the type cf. R.A. Higgins, Catalogue of the Terracottas in the Department of Greek and Roman Antiquities, The British Museum, 1970, no. 849.
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