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Etruscan terracotta profile head of a youth

M126

£800.00

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A moulded pottery votive offering in the form of a profile head of an idealised youth with curly hair.

Culture
Italy, Etruscan, 4th or 3rd Century BC

Condition
A hole in the thinner pottery below the ear and some minor chips along the edges, a wood and metal stand support has been fitted within the hollow of the neck

Size
25 x 15 cms

Provenance
Ex. private collection, Perpignan, France; acquired 1970’s-1980’s.
A c. 1980’s numerical label on the back “C107”.

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