Lot 506

An Anatolian Kiliya-Idol, 3rd millennium B.C.

Works of Art, Antiquities | A89kua | Live auction | 578 Lots

Hammer price € 3,400

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Marble Kiliya-idol with closed legs in striking design. The shortened arms stylised and structured by cross lines. The head sitting on a long, narrow neck with anatomical details such as ears and nose. With traces of sintering. Slightly bumped at the feet. Otherwise intact and without additions. Height 9.3 cm. Mounted on stand, total height 13 cm.

Provenance: From a South German private family collection, formed by the father, a classical philologist, in the 1950s and 1960s.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 578 lots and starts on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1 - 578. The pre-sale view will take place from 19 - 22 May, 25, 29 and 31 May 2021. However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll up.