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Hellenistic polychrome terracotta Group: figures on a kline
HELLENISTIC POLYCHROME TERRACOTTA KLINE GROUP

A young couple, he singing at right, his right hand raised, his left holding a cup, and she seated playing a lyre (now lost). With them on this remarkable, ornately decorated couch (kline) are two winged erotes, one holding a wine jug the ohter at left disrobing the young lady, holding up her himation. Extensive original paint remaining. Superb!

Ca. 3rd-2nd Century BC

L. 9 in. (22.8 cm.)

Cf. S. Mollard-Besques, Catalogue Raisonne des Figurines et Reliefs en Terre-cuite Grecs et Romains, vol. II, Myrina, Musee du Louvre et Collections des Universities de France, 1963, pls. 70, 71, 153.

ER1515C
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Hellenistic polychrome terracotta Group: figures on a kline Hellenistic polychrome terracotta Group: figures on a kline
Hellenistic polychrome terracotta Group: figures on a kline

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