Lot 91: A detailed Syro-Hittite terracotta Astarte figurine
November 6, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A detailed Syro-Hittite terracotta Astarte figurine, c. 1500 - 1200 BC, with large flat nose and large eyes, hair in two rolls at each side of the head. She wears a wide collar and girdle, her hand held over her breasts and her pubic region is indicated by a triangular patch with hatching. Mineral encrustation throughout. A neat example! Ex Maryland private colletion.
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