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SKU: GT2202

A pair of Greek Terracotta Rosette Appliqués, Magna Graecia, ca. 350 - 300 BCE

Sale price1,750 USD

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These lovely five-petaled flowers alternate with five stems around a central disc with a hole for attachment.

For a parallel example, see: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, accession number 1991.169.1–.3.  Such appliqués in the form of rosettes are known to have been used as decoration on wooden sarcophagi in Tarantum.

Dimensions:  Diameter: 2 1/2 inches (6.3 cm)

Condition:  Minor flaking to the surface, half the stem points lost, otherwise in good condition.  Custom mounted.

Provenance:  David F. Hoff, TX (1948 - 2021) private collection and then by descent.

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A pair of Greek Terracotta Rosette Appliqués, Magna Graecia, ca. 350 - 300 BCE
A pair of Greek Terracotta Rosette Appliqués, Magna Graecia, ca. 350 - 300 BCE Sale price1,750 USD