parto Terracota Medallón con Busto Femenino

Descripción
parto Terracota Medallón con Busto Femenino
Circa 200 BC - 200 AD

A very fine Parthian terracotta medallion with the depiction of a female bust. Anatomical details are delicately rendered, she is wearing a headpiece and displays a light, enigmatic smile. A frame of decoration runs along the rim and the reverse is flat and unmodeled. The piece comes with an original note from W. G. Professor Lambert.

Parthia is the historical region located in north-eastern Iran. Parthian art has a rich art heritage and encompassed a variety of media including architecture, painting, weaving, pottery, calligraphy, metalworking and sculpture.

Measurements: Circa 4cm height

Provenance: From an important collection, London + Geneva, Switzerland pre 1990's by decent.

Detalles del lote
Cultura
parto
Material
Terracota
Objeto
Medallón con Busto Femenino
Siglo / marco temporal
Circa 200 BC - 200 AD
Estado
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