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A Greek Bronze Figure of a Horse,

Geometric Period, circa 8th century B.C.

Estimate
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LOT SOLD. 842,500 USD
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A Greek Bronze Figure of a Horse,

Geometric Period, circa 8th century B.C.

Estimate
150,000250,000
LOT SOLD. 842,500 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 Horse,

Geometric Period, circa 8th century B.C.

Of Corinthian type, of stylized attenuated form standing on an openwork rectangular base, with crested mane, long forward-pointing ears, and cylindrical muzzle.
Height 5 3/4 in. 14.6 cm.
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Provenance

Mathias Komor, New York [E.820], February 10th, 1976

Literature

Jean-Louis Zimmermann, Les chevaux de bronze dans l'art géométrique grec, Mainz, 1989, p. 179, no. 26, pl. 42

Catalogue Note

For a related example in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (inv. no. 21.88.24) see Zimmermann, op. cit., p. 180, no. 27, pl. 42.

Antiquities from the Collection of the Late Clarence Day

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New York