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    ETRURIA. Etruscan terracotta head of a young man. Ca. 4th-3rd century BC. Head and neck are 9" (23 cm) tall. The classically handsome youth has aristocratic features and a cleft chin. Reddish pigment still present on facial areas, back largely unfinished. One large crack on neck, otherwise intact and unrestored. Stands 11" )28 cm) tall on custom black base.

    From the Estate of Gloria and Melville B. Nimmer, Westwood, CA. Acquired from Royal Athena Galleries, Beverly Hills, 1985.

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    September, 2011
    7th-12th Wednesday-Monday
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