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A Greek Bronze Figure of a Boar, circa late 6th Century B.C.
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LOT SOLD. 146,500 USD
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A Greek Bronze Figure of a Boar, circa late 6th Century B.C.
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 146,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Antiquities from the Collection of the Late Clarence Day

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A Greek Bronze Figure of a Boar, circa late 6th Century B.C.

Posed as if about to charge, with sharp protruding tusks, striated ruff and crested mane, and corkscrew tail.


Length 4 3/4 in. 12.1 cm.
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Provenance

Mathias Komor, New York [I.692], March 17th, 1979

Catalogue Note

For a related example cf. K. Schefold, Meisterwerke griechischer Kunst, Basel, 1960, p. 180, no. 185, illus. on p. 183 (Münzen und Medaillen AG, Basel, Auktion 18, 1958, no. 18; Sotheby's, London, Antiquities from the Schuster Collection, July 10th, 1989, no. 82).

Antiquities from the Collection of the Late Clarence Day

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New York