Galerie Günter Puhze
Ancient Art

Object: 3190

Fragment of a relief with female figure

Magna Graecia, 5th century B.C.

Terracotta. Fragment with the procession presenting the bridal garment and the dowry. On her head a ring to carry the box, which is secured by her right hand now-missing. Behind her a candelabrum.   

Cf. E. Lissi Caronna – C. Sabbione – L. Vlad Borrelli, I pinakes di Locri Epizefiri, Parte II, 2003, 5 Teilbände Tomo 2, pp. 293

Belgian collection, acquired in the 1980s, before Dutch collection of the 1960s.   

H 22,6 cm

Price € 5.000