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AN ITALIC BRONZE FIGURE OF A WARRIOR, CIRCA 3RD CENTURY B.C.

VAT reduced rate

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 GBP

Property from a Swiss Private Collection

AN ITALIC BRONZE FIGURE OF A WARRIOR, CIRCA 3RD CENTURY B.C.

AN ITALIC BRONZE FIGURE OF A WARRIOR, CIRCA 3RD CENTURY B.C.

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 GBP

Lot sold:

5,625

GBP

Property from a Swiss Private Collection

AN ITALIC BRONZE FIGURE OF A WARRIOR, CIRCA 3RD CENTURY B.C.


standing on tenons with the weight on his right leg, holding a shield in his left hand and a fragmentary weapon in his right hand, and wearing greaves, short tunic, corslet, and helmet with cheek-guards, the crest engraved with zigzag and linear decoration.

Height with tenons 10 cm.

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Leo Biaggi de Blasys (1906-1979), Lugano, acquired in the 1950s/1960s

by descent to the present owner

The present lot appears as no. 18 in the 25 January 1982 Lausanne inventory of the Leo Biaggi de Blasys collection of antiquities.