Ancient Greek, Hellenistic Gilded Bronze Exclusive Applique- Female Head probably a Caryatid.

Description
Ancient Greek, Hellenistic Gilded Bronze Exclusive Applique- Female Head probably a Caryatid.
4th-2nd. Century BC. - Europe

Ancient Greek, Hellenistic Gilded Bronze decorative Applique- Female Head probably a Caryatid.
The Caryatids were the priest of the goddess Artemis.
Caryatids were used as an architectural support taking the place of a column or a pillar supporting an entablature on her head which makes the Erechtheion- temple dedicated both to Athena and Poseidon on the north side of the Acropolis of Athens in Greece very famous.
Fully golden surface over bronze base and very expressive and fine style representive for the hellenistic era!
Extremely rare.

Material: Bronze
Period:4th-2nd. Century BC.
Dimensions: 1,9cm

Condition: see photos to get a good impression.

Shipping method: registered mail.

Provenance:
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Purchased by the current owner in Wien, Austria from Collectors fair
Previous owners history: Old Austrian collection

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Lot details
Culture
Ancient Greek, Hellenistic
Material
Gilded Bronze
Object
Exclusive Applique- Female Head probably a Caryatid.
Century/ Timeframe
4th-2nd. Century BC.
Origin
Europe
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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