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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).
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
The figurine is flat and slightly rounded. The shield-shaped outline, typical of these idols known as “schematic”, probably represents the silhouette of a seated human body, but without any volume.
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