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An Etruscan Bronze Figure of a Kore, circa 525-500 B.C.
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 98,500 USD
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An Etruscan Bronze Figure of a Kore, circa 525-500 B.C.
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 98,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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An Etruscan Bronze Figure of a Kore, circa 525-500 B.C.
Of slender form standing with her arms held close to the body and holding the folds of her cloak in her left hand, and wearing boots with upward-pointed toes, long short-sleeved dress beneath her cloak, and pointed cap with narrow brim, the borders of her garments and cap with finely engraved and stippled chevron and floral ornament, her broad collar or necklace engraved with quatrefoils.
Height 9 3/8 in. 23.7 cm
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Provenance

Mathias Komor, New York [H.691]
Mathilda "Tillie" Goldman, The Sherry Netherland, New York, acquired from the above in 1966
Phyllis A. Goldman Fine Arts, Inc., New York, November 1980

Exhibited

Fifth Anniversary Loan Show, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, June 10th - October 20th, 1970

Catalogue Note

For closely related examples see E. Richardson, Etruscan Votive Bronzes: Geometric, Orientalizing, Archaic, Mainz am Rhein, 1983, p. 270, no. 9,  fig. 638 (Louvre 227), nos. 10 and 11 (Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, 1040 and 1041: E. Babelon and J.-A. Blanchet, Catalogue des bronzes antiques de la Bibliothèque nationale, Paris, 1895, pp. 450-451, nos. 1040-1041), and Christie's, New York, The Morven Collection of Ancient Art, June 8th, 2004, no. 410 (formerly in the de Sanctis Mangelli Collection, Rome: L. Pollak, Collezione d'antichità, Rome, March 26th, 1923, p. 39, no. 248, pl. 5).

Antiquities from the Collection of the Late Clarence Day

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