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Complete Greek Terracotta Applique of a God

Complete Greek Terracotta Applique of a God


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1382661
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This piece is a Greek terracotta applique of a god, and dates to the late Hellenistic Period, circa 1st century B.C.-1st century A.D. This attractive piece is approximately 3.25 inches high, by 2.25 inches wide, and is a complete example that was mounted on the wall of a ceramic or a handle. The wall of the ceramic and/or handle is seen on the backside of the piece, and this piece was mold made, and then was subsequently applied to the vessel. This complete piece has no restoration and/or repair, and is mounted on a custom Plexiglas stand. This piece is a nice applique portrait of a god who has curled hair, and a young face. The portrait also likely represents a young Dionysus. Ex: Private Austrian collection, circa 1980's. (Note: Additional documentation is available to the purchaser, including EU Export and US Customs Import documentation.) I certify that this piece is authentic as to date, culture, and condition: