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Levantine terracotta Group of two feminine statuettes from the 7th-6th century B.C. Complete and in good condition. Big chips on the basis. Concretion and few polychromy remains (brown-red).
Phoenician, Levantine, Biblical
6th century B.C., 7th century B.C.
H max : 19.8 cm
Complete and in good condition. Big chips on the basis. Concretion and few polychromy remains (brown-red).
Modeled from a small terracotta plaque, this figurine belongs to a large group of statuettes known as “pappadès”, because of their polos (a high cylindrical hat) that makes them look like Orthodox priests.
Carved from two fragments of dark green stone mottled with light patches (steatite probably), these two objects represent animals with highly stylized and abstract shapes.
This rectangular plaque is perfectly regular and smooth; at its center, it is decorated with a bird carved out in relief
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