An Amlash terracotta steatopygous female figure

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Lot 91
An Amlash terracotta steatopygous female figure

Sold for £ 5,000 (US$ 6,756) inc. premium
An Amlash terracotta steatopygous female figure
Iran, circa early 1st Millennium B.C.
With broad hips and short tapering legs, the stubby arms incised with indicated fingers, the long neck with globular head and a high headdress, the breasts and navel in relief, 11in (27.9cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    UK private collection, acquired in April 1988.
    Accompanied by a thermoluminescence report from Oxford Authentication.
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