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A Mycenaean Terracotta Figure of a Goddess, circa 1400-1300 B.C.

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 GBP

A Mycenaean Terracotta Figure of a Goddess, circa 1400-1300 B.C.

A Mycenaean Terracotta Figure of a Goddess, circa 1400-1300 B.C.

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 GBP

Lot sold:

4,410

GBP

A Mycenaean Terracotta Figure of a Goddess

circa 1400-1300 B.C.


of phi-type, wearing a long tight skirt and short tunic with wavy folds, her hair falling in a long applied tress behind, the details painted in brown.

Height 12 cm.

Very minor chips and abrasions. Painted decoration somewhat worn in places, particularly on breasts on back of hair. Areas of grayish-white incrustation on both front and back.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Hôtel Drouot, Pierre Cornette de St-Cyr, Paris, May 18th, 1983, no. 28
Christie's, London, December 5th, 2018, no. 92, illus.
acquired at the above sale