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Lot 132: A nice Greek ceramic figure of a banqueter

Auction 55: Fine Ancient Artifacts Winter Sale

by Ancient Resource LLC

December 4, 2016

Montrose, CA, USA

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  • A nice Greek ceramic figure of a banqueter
  • A nice Greek ceramic figure of a banqueter
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Description: A nice Greek ceramic figure of a banqueter, 6th Century BC, depicting a male, perhaps Dionysos, reclining on a couch, his face nicely detailed and his hair in locks descending to his shoulders. H: 7 in (17.8 cm); W: 6 in (15.2 cm). Surface mineralization throughout. The piece is nicely kept within a custom antique box. Cf. Mollard-Besques, Catalogue Raisonné des Figurines et Reliefs en Terre-Cuite Grecs, Étrusques et Romains I, Louvre. (Paris, 1934), p. 63, nos. 415 & 416 and pl. XLIII for similar examples. Ex collection of Manou Mobedshahi.

Condition Report: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Ancient Resource LLC's Conditions of Sale.

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