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Greece, ca. 4th to 3rd century BCE; Roman Empire, Imperial Period, ca. 1st to 4th century CE. A wonderful ensemble of twenty-seven terracotta heads in varying forms and styles. Many of the heads depict female figures with delicate facial features and graceful hairstyles; some depict men with more masculine facial features and expressions; and three of the heads depict Roman actors' masks with aggressive expressions and wide-open mouths. A lovely gathering for any collection! Size: 1.75" L x 1.25" W x 1.5" H (4.4 cm x 3.2 cm x 3.8 cm).

Provenance: private Schroeder collection, Boca Raton, Florida, USA, acquired before 1970

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Condition

All heads are fragments of larger figures, have age-commensurate surface wear, and earthen / mineral deposits. Some heads have minor losses to facial features, others have faded features.

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Group of 27 Greek & Roman Pottery Heads

Estimate $800 - $1,200Jan 18, 2018
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Louisville, CO, USA