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Classical Greek, Greek
5th century B.C.
H: 12.6 cm
Complete, except the right foot and the left leg. Surface very good condition.
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.
Like almost all Syrian terracotta statuettes dated to this period, this figurine was hand-modeled in a very stylized, almost instinctive manner; it is seated on a simplified stool.
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