Three Cycladic marble heads 3
Lot 53*
Three Cycladic marble heads 3
Sold for £10,000 (US$ 16,839) inc. premium
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Lot Details
Three Cycladic marble heads
Circa 2600-2200 B.C.
One small example of the Spedos Variety, the u-shaped head with a slight backward tilt and wedge-shaped nose, 1½in (3.7cm) high; a larger Spedos example set on a long neck, 2 3/8in (3.7cm) high; and a small head of Chalandriani Variety with a triangular head and flaring neck, 1 5/8in (4.1cm) high, mounted (3)


  • Provenance:
    Collection of the late Anthony Quinn (21 April 1915 – 03 June 2001), acquired between the 1960s and 1970s.
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  1. Madeleine Perridge
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