View full screen - View 1 of Lot 17. A HELLENISTIC BRONZE APPLIQUE, 2ND/1ST CENTURY B.C..
17

A HELLENISTIC BRONZE APPLIQUE, 2ND/1ST CENTURY B.C.

VAT reduced rate

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 9,000 GBP

Property from a Swiss Private Collection

A HELLENISTIC BRONZE APPLIQUE, 2ND/1ST CENTURY B.C.

A HELLENISTIC BRONZE APPLIQUE, 2ND/1ST CENTURY B.C.

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 9,000 GBP

Lot sold:

8,750

GBP

Property from a Swiss Private Collection

A HELLENISTIC BRONZE APPLIQUE, 2ND/1ST CENTURY B.C.


cast on a thin quadrangular plate with a palmette surmounting an acanthus leaf and flanked by two addorsed hunting dogs each devouring a goat's head.

Height 7 cm.; length 20 cm.

To request a condition report for this lot, please contact ancientsculpture@sothebys.com.

said to have been found in Pompeii

Burton Y. Berry (1901-1985), Zurich

Leo Mildenberg (1913-2001), Zurich, on consignment from the above

Leo Biaggi de Blasys (1906-1979), Lugano, acquired from the above on May 14th, 1965

by descent to the present owner

This lot appears as no. 41 in a partial inventory of the Leo Biaggi de Blasys Collection, Lausanne, Switzerland, January 25th, 1982.