Galerie Günter Puhze
Ancient Art

Object: 3199

Priestess

Greek, early 5th century B.C.

Terracotta. Broken in the middle, otherwise intact. The hollow standing figure holding a piglet in her arms, wearing a long pleated garment and a low polos.

Published: Catalogue Kunst der Antike 7, Freiburg im Breisgau 1987, no. 98

cf. R. A. Higgins, Catalogue of the Terracottas in the Departement of Greek and Roman antiquities British Museum, Volume I, 1969, plate 150, no 1092

H 21 cm

Price € 1.600