Etruscan Antefix

Culture: Etruscan
Period: 6th century B.C.
Material: Terracotta
Dimensions: 11 cm x 11 cm
Price: Sold
Ref: 4062
Provenance: English private collection, acquired in the 1960s.
Condition: Fragment
Description: Fragment of an Etruscan architectural part (antefix) depicting a male head with an Archaic smile, long pointy nose and almond-shaped, slightly offset eyes. On the sides parts of his curly hair are still recognizable. Possibly from Caere. Mounted.