Lot 2473: Western Asiatic Figural Plaque Group
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 8th-7th century BC. A mixed ceramic group comprising: a nude female suckling a baby; a nude female with hands clasped on the abdomen; a nude female with dorsal pillar; a nude female figure fragment with curved frame (musical instrument?) on the left shoulder. Cf. examples in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford under accession numbers AN1924.241, AN1923.385. 218 grams total, 7.5-11cm (3 - 4 1/4"). From a German collection; acquired on the German art market before 1990. [4, No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition, one fragmentary.