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Lotto 112 - E-Live Auction 67

Etruscan bronze votive kouros
6th - 5th century BC; height cm 10,5; Example of archaic kouros archetype, characterized by the typical standing arrangement, outlined features, adhering arms to the body and sticking legs between them.
Originally fixed in a base, generally in stone or metal; Derived from the Greek practice and following the use of sacral purpose, probably dedicated in a sanctuary as a votive offering to the gods; Ex BFA, Auction 43, lot 79; Property of a gentleman; acquired on the European art market between 1960s and 1980s.


Stato lotto:
Asta chiusa