Lot 6721

A late Archaic Greek terracotta head of a Kore, 5th century B.C.

Works of Art, Antiquities | O88kua | Online auction | 884 Lots


Impressive head fragment of a terracotta statue or herm. The core is broken below the breasts. Despite the washed-out surface, archaic design features such as almond-shaped eyes, hunchback curls and a polo are still clearly visible. The left side of the face is more washed out. On the right with an earring (restored?). Left arm attachment glued in the area of the shoulder. The figure modelled over a strong clay core. Without additions. Height 20 cm.

Provenance: West German private collection.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

Our online auction "Works of Art, Antiquities" includes 893 lots. The auction starts on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 10:00 am (CET). The pre-sale view will take place from June 16 -19, 2021 from 11 am to 17 pm (CET).