Levantine bronze votive female figureW28
A bronze votive figure depicting a standing female deity with one arm held to her breasts.
The stylised oval shape of the head is comparable to the contemporaneous marble sculptures of the Cyclades.
Syria or Levant, 3rd Millennium BC
9.5 x 3 cms
Head reattached with minor associated losses
Formerly from a Princely collection acquired during the 1960’s. Ex. Christies London, 25th October 2007.
White ink collection number inscribed on back L521.
Mounted on a display stand